Category Archives: Gardening

Plantain and Wound Healing Benefits

  Although plantain is considered a weed to most people, it is actually an herb.  As mentioned in another post, plantain is edible and packed with nutritional benefits.  It is similar to spinach, though slightly more bitter. Wound Healing: The … Continue reading

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Weeds That Are Healthy For You

Believe it or not, some weeds are actually healthy, and healthier than a lot of vegetables.  See below for the healthiest weeds: 1.  Plantain   Plantain is not only nutritionally healthy, but also can be used as first-aid.  It has … Continue reading

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Three Sister’s Mound

I recently visited a historical village that focused a lot on the traditional ways of Native Americans.  To put it simply, Native Americans believe(d) in the holistic approach to health and well-being.  They were/are also very resourceful. What I found … Continue reading

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Where to buy Heirloom Seeds

The following is a list of places that carry Heirloom seeds.  Heirloom seeds are seeds that are produced through open-pollination by natural means.  To me, these are the best because they are the most natural.  See previous post, “Different Types … Continue reading

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Raised Garden Bed

Nowadays, more people are creating their own vegetable garden for a variety of reasons. Nothing beats the taste of home-grown veggies.  Other reasons for growing your own vegetable garden include wanting to avoid foods laden with pesticides, avoiding GMO, or … Continue reading

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Seed Saving Tips

* Do NOT rinse seeds. Place them in sunny, dry area, stirringly occasionally to help dry thoroughly. May take a week or so. After completely dry, place in storage container or plant.

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Planting Tips

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