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Broth

A good broth should be able to stand on its own—not just in the background of a stew.  It comes together quickly and is tasty on its own, added to a braise, or ladled over crispy rice with a handful … Continue reading

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Lavender

Lavender flowers and scent have been used for centuries for a wide array of purposes. Here are six uses you may not know of…

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Fresh Herbs Inspiration

Here’s some ideas and inspiration for creatively using the herbs you buy or grow: Basil – Caprese salad — basil, tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, salt, olive oil — is a summer staple, but you can also enliven a deli meat sandwich … Continue reading

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Should I prune a damaged rosemary plant ?

My potted rosemary plant sustained cold weather damage this winter. It’s about 2 feet tall. The leaves are damaged and not really looking usable. The new growth on top looks healthy. Should I cut the bush back to encourage new … Continue reading

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 Tea time! 

Drinking tea, whether it’s black, green, or herbal, may provide a plethora of health benefits, and can definitely become part of a self-care ritual. Drink it in the evening as part of a bedtime routine to help you wind down and relax … Continue reading

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