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Reader Request: Things Get Spicy

I am the poster child for what not to do when it comes to keeping your hard-grown (or hard-bought) spices fresh. I chronically leave them open, out on my sunny countertop, and the cupboard I keep them in is directly above my stovetop, and some I keep on a small shelf EVEN CLOSER to my […]

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DIY Herbs

Herbs aren’t cheap. So I decided to try and dry my own. FOR SCIENCE!

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Windowsill Herbs

Some of you have been asking about growing herbs indoors.

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Food

Eating the Weeds: Pine

Pine trees? Really Hannah? You bet your sweet ass!

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Food

Eating the Weeds: Goosefoot

A few months ago two of my friends came over for a tour of my garden and some om nom noms.

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Tinctures: About and How-To

Tinctures are really useful, and many tinctures can replace heavy medication. But remember – tinctures ARE medicine, and they need to be used with care as such. Just be sure that, if you are continuing with pharma-meds, the tincture you are using will not react badly. When your doctor asks what medicines you are taking, […]