Category: Herbs

INFOGRAPHIC: Herb Your Enthusiasm

Learning More About These Flavorful Ingredients JULY 28, 2014 BY HEALTH PERCH It’s about thyme you considered growing an herb garden. Herbs are easy to grow and can be incorporated into almost any dish for a flavorful kick. Heading to a party? Why not bring a dip with some fresh grown chives. Getting ready to […]

FOOD: Year-Round Gardening in an Underground Greenhouse

Source: thereadystore.com By: Brandon Garrett Posted on: November 8, 2013 < p>How would you like to have fresh vegetables and fruit year round? Sounds pretty good right?  Having an underground greenhouse will keep the temperatures hot in the winter and help prevent overheating in the summer; making it possible to grow your garden vegetables through the cold winter […]

THOUGHTS: Bushcraft a part of prepping?

Source: isurvivalskills.blogspot.com By: Bushcraft and Survival Skills Posted on: January 2012 < p> Read the rest of this article and find other worthy stories by visiting isurvivalskills.blogspot.com Fair Use Statement The content of this post/pages/video may contain copyrighted ( © ) material, the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. Such material […]

FOOD: Hydroponics for the Homestead

Source: brinkoffreedom.net By: Larry Gray Posted on: February 17, 2014 When I think of Hydroponics I also think of Aquaponics. Aquaculture is the raising of fish and Aquaponics is using fish waste water to fertilize a hydroponics bed. But also there is Aeroponics, which is the spraying or misting of roots and plants with nutrient solutions. Hydroponics is generally thought of as the growing of plants in […]

SKILLS: Successful Gardening with Composting

Source: thereadystore.com By: Jonathan Dick Posted on: March 27, 2013 Mother Nature has been rotating through the composting process of decomposing organic material into rich soil that will foster new life for longer than any of us can imagine. You can use that same process at an accelerated pace to save you money and help you become self-reliant […]

LIFESTYLE: 9 Depression-Era Frugal Habits You Need to Pick Up

Source: savvysugar.com By:  Emily Co Posted on: 2/26/14 Scrimping and saving was a necessity during the Great Depression, when unemployment in the US skyrocketed to 25 percent. Although we are seeing better times, we can always take a page from that era and practice some of those thrifty habits. Restart these frugal practices, and your wallet will thank […]