Herbal teas, growing herbs… I love it all and in this post you’ll read about how to harvest lemongrass. How cool is that, a grass that we can steep and drink or use to flavor our foods. Not only that there are a variety of uses & benefits…
Have you ever seen a Baobob tree? Local to Africa & Australia this tree and its fruit are rich in natural and sustainable resources. Now considered as a ” superfruit” you can even find the fruits powder in chain stores for its health benefits. Baobob trees and their fruit are worth learning about……
Egg shells– do you just throw them in the trash? garbage disposal? compost? Did you know you can dry eggshells and use them for a variety of uses: here are 5 ways to do just that !
Cashews are so delicious and good for you, but have you ever learned how they grow?
Home made……..I love those 2 words. Ice cream? Also 2 really great words. What about, no churn? and…..3 ingredient !
It took me several years to realize the benefits of mulch! I’ll never go back…..read my top 5 benefits of mulch in your garden.
Happy Thanksgiving! In the USA especially there has been a fall frenzy over all things pumpkin and pumpkin spice. Soon the feast preparations begin. How about a blue pumpkin pie? I first learned about those beauties here in Africa. Ready to try some From Scratch recipes this year?
Here in Zambia we are located in central-south Africa. It’s the end of the dry season now in October. The temps are really warming up by day into the 80’s and 90’s and it won’t be long now until the rains begin. As I grew up with 4 seasons in the northern midwest of the…
Butterflies are so lovely! The names that mean butterly in 2 other languages are also my favorite words for that language. In german they are “schmetterling” and in the African Chichewa they are “gulugufe”
Honestly, the love of avocados has grown on me but I have come to adore them. Back in my very early days of real food learning I remember wondering how the guacamole got SO green. (Insert head slap)