Tagged: herbs

Watermelon Mint Salad Recipe

This homemade watermelon mint salad is super refreshing and perfect for the summer. Its wonderful bouquet of flavors and tastes will be great at your next outing with family and friends. You can even try using fresh mint from your own garden!

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Growing Your Own Produce

Looking at the weather forecast for the summer, it looks as though you will be able to spend a lot of time outdoors. I know I plan to do so! Maybe you could spend some time in the garden and try growing your own produce.

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Something Special from Your Garden: Homemade Basil Pesto Recipe

Many of us enjoy being able to put small plantings of our favorite herbs in and around our gardens this time of year. I especially enjoy going to the garden shop and picking out the herbs I will be using later in the summer in my best recipes. Not only are herbs easy to grow, but they […]

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How to Make your own Salad with Mesclun—An Organic Herb Salad Mix

“Mixing and matching” is really inherent in our current ability to make our own salads. And the French are very famous for putting the practice in place; that is, assembling assortments of young, complimentary salad greens into what they have called a “musclun.” This leafy harmonization has now struck a chord with American salad makers.

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Eating Healthy at BBQ’s, Tailgate Parties, and All Your Outdoor Gatherings

Summer and fall are great times to enjoy eating outdoors with friends and family. Who doesn’t love the smell at a barbecue, or the fun of a tailgate party or picnic? However there are definite ways to make these outdoor feasts healthier for everyone.

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