How to Dry Basil Leaves & Other Ways to Preserve Basil | HealthyGreenSavvy
Find out how to dry basil leaves and enjoy yor basil harvest all year long. Tips for drying basil in the oven, dehydrator, or freezing.
How to Make Pine Needle Tea (Benefits & Pine Tea Recipe)
Pine needle tea is an easy-to-forage medicinal brew that tastes great and has numerous health benefits. Anti-inflammatory and a useful respiratory remedy, pine needle tea is a smart addition to your herbal tea rotation. #foraging #pinetea #plantmedicine #naturalremedies #herbalism
Eco-Friendly on a Budget
Going zero waste can save you tons of money in the long run, but it can be a bit expensive to transition initally. Here are some of our suggestions on how to transition while still on a budget!
Benefits of Elderflower, Plus Recipes!
Elderflower is an utterly delicious ingredient you can forage fresh or use dried. It also has some excellent medicinal properties. Here's what to know about foraging, using, and preserving elderflowers for cocktails, teas, tinctures, desserts, and more. #elderflower #medicinalplants #naturalremedies #elderberry #foraging
Banana Peel Fertilizer: Using Banana Peels in the Garden
Have you wondered about all the hype over banana peel fertilizer? Here's what to know about best practices for using banana peels in the garden. #garden #gardeningtips #bananapeelfertilizer
9 Items You're Recycling Wrong
You've likely heard it's important to recycle, reduce, and reuse, yet —still!—you may be recycling wrong. Inside: 9 items you're likely mishandling.
Creeping Charlie Uses ~ An Overlooked Edible & Medicinal Herb
Creeping Charlie or ground ivy is a useful medicinal herb often overlooked by foragers and herbal remedy lovers. One of the earliest spring edibles, creeping Charlie is nutritious and has numerous traditional medicinal uses. Here's what to know about how to use creeping Charlie as a vegetable or as herbal medicine. #foraging #medicinalplants #herbalism #edibleweeds #herbalmedicine
Virginia waterleaf (Hydrophyllum virginianum), an Early Edible Wild Plant
Virginia waterleaf is an early spring edible foragers eager for wild greens will want to know. Find out where to find Virginia waterleaf and how to use it. #foraging #wildgreens #ediblewildplants #waterleaf #edibleweeds
Fastest Growing Vegetables for Gardeners in a Hurry
These quick-growing crops can be ready in as little as 2 weeks! Check out 20 of the fastest growing vegetables and harvest delicious home-grown veggies SOON. #gardenhacks #gardening #vegetablegardening #growingfood
Growing Elderberry: Ultimate Guide to Growing Elderberries & Elderflowers
This comprehensive guide to growing elderberries and elderflowers contains everything you need to know about how to grow elderberry plants in your own backyard, including growing conditions, propagation methods, elderberry plant care, and MUCH more. #elderberry #permaculture #ediblelandscaping #medicinalplants #elderflower #gardening #perennialfruit
Grass Alternatives: Why & How to Replace Your Lawn
Grass alternatives can save you time, money, and water while reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Here's why to consider converting some or all of your lawn to these eco-friendly grass alternatives. #grassalternatives #ecologicallandscaping #lawnalternatives #ecofriendly #gardening #ecofriendlyyard
Flowers You Can Eat: 150 Edible Flowers to Try This Season
Most of us don't realize how many common flowers are not only edible but absolutely delicious. Find out which flowers you can forage or grow in your garden might become beautiful and tasty additions to your next meal! #edibleflowers #flowersyoucaneat #garden #foraging
What is Elderflower? Benefits of Elderflower & Recipes!
Elderflower not only tastes fantastic, it also has some excellent medicinal properties. Here's everything you need to know about foraging, using, and preserving elderflowers for cocktails, teas, tinctures, desserts, and loads more #elderflower #naturalremedies #foraging
Peppermint Essential Oil Benefits & Uses | HealthyGreenSavvy
Peppermint essential oil has so many benefits and uses! This delicious-smelling essential oil can relieve headaches and sore muscles and is a wonderful energizer. Peppermint oil uses include relieving pain and respiratory problems and repelling pests. Find out the many, many excellent uses for peppermint oil. #peppermintoil #essentialoiluses #peppermintessentialoil #remedies #nontoxicpestcontrol
Edible Landscaping 101: Growing Fruit | HealthyGreenSavvy
Plant perennial fruit once and enjoy loads of luscious berries, plums, apples, and more for years to come! Learn about the huge variety of perennial fruit plants to choose from and how to incorporate them into your existing landscape. #perennialfruit #growfruit #growyourown #permaculture #ediblelandscaping