How to Control Green Tomato Hornworm
Are you seeing large green caterpillars destroying your precious tomato plants? Here's how to control green tomato hornworms.
What to Do With Elderberries - And Here We Are
Wondering what to do with elderberries? Here are a bunch of ideas for putting them to use-- including the basics of finding, harvesting, and prepping!
NOTE: This article is about how to make an easy decongestant that really works! It’s a super simple recipe that uses common kitchen spices to fight congestion, stuffy noses, post nasal drip, and may ease difficult breathing by supporting the lungs. You can get rid of a stuffy nose and congestion nat
Why You MUST Keep a Seed Bank---Things to Consider — All Posts Healing Harvest Homestead
This article is a complete tutorial for how to do an herbal steam, as well as the special herbs and essential oils (optional) you can use to get rid of thick, gooey congestion in your sinuses and lungs from cold and flu. Herbal steams can significantly improve your comfort level as your body fights
Find out how to improve your mental focus and add some clarity to your thinking with these sweet herbal treats. These candied walnuts with eleuthero are perfect for gifting at the holidays, a Fall spicy treat, or to enjoy any time you want a mental pick-me-up! And now I am officially addicted! I'm
20 Medicinal Herbs to Grow in Your Healing Garden (Make Your Own Herbal Remedies with Plants You Grow!) — All Posts Healing Harvest Homestead
Have you ever wondered which medicinal herbs are the best ones to start growing in your healing garden, but felt overwhelmed and just didn't know where to begin? There are SO many great herbs with useful properties that you can grow to create your own medicinal herb garden. I’m sharing my favorite
Best Tricks for Growing Great Eggplant In Your Home Garden
Are you looking for the best tricks for growing great eggplant in your home garden? Here are tips to raise healthy plants that will yield lots of eggplant.
15 Best Herbs For the Beginning Herbalist
NOTE: This article is about easy, safe, effective herbs perfect for the beginning herbalist to start using. Take a look and see if any of these sound like something you might like to try. And if you want an amazing community, consider joining my group, The Confident Herbal Tribe community to learn
How to Get Rid of Weeds in Vegetable Gardens
Are you facing the major task of trying to get rid of weeds in vegetable gardens? Here are some tips and tricks for the process of controlling weeds.
DIY Chaparral Salve
Note: I’m pleased to share some great benefits and uses of chaparral ( Larrea tridentata ) and how to make an infused herbal oil as a base for the chaparral salve recipe here. If you have access to fresh chaparral, this salve is absolutely deliciously scented like a desert in the rain. If you don’t
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Herbal Sleep Tincture
Note: This article has been edited since I first wrote it a few years ago. We now live in Idaho and grow even more herbs. I still use this herbal tincture for periodic sleep issues, and so does Mr. V. It has been a life saver for us as far as herbal remedies go! The very first herbal remedy I eve
How to Grow Great Sugar Snap Peas in your Home Garden
If you're looking for the best ways to grow great sugar snap peas in your home garden, you're in the right place. Read here for tips for growing peas.