Homesteading, Organic Gardening, How to Farm, Preparedness, Self-Reliance
The weather warmed up this week and my starts are much happier!
Except for the brassicas (cauliflower, broccoli, cabbage), they are tiny and look terrible and I'm not sure what is wrong with them. It's time to plant them out though, so I will see if they do better outside. I will also put a few seeds directly in the ground and see how those do.We eat a lot of broccoli, cauliflower, and cabbage, so I hope I can get them going in time!
My potatoes went in this week, the peas are…Continue
Homemade bath products are a cinch to make and so much cheaper than store-bought. Here are three simple recipes for lavender bath salt, grapefruit & peppermint sugar scrub, and lavender & bergamot body oil that you can make at home. They make great gifts (I made some for Heather this Christmas) and take just a few minutes to put together.
A note about using essential oils: When using essential oils, it's best…Continue
Added by Geraldine McIntosh on December 29, 2011 at 8:30am — No Comments