Regrowing Store Bought Vegetables And Herbs

Here is a list of vegetables and herbs that you can regrow in your garden. Ginger – Break apart ginger into desired pieces.  Sow them and water.  In about a month you should see them starting to come up. Green Onions – Cut the bottom of the green onion to about 1/2 an inch with […]

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Immune Booster When Baby Chicks Arrive

If you ever order baby chicks for your homestead, here is something you can make to boost their immune system.  Several homesteaders call this “Magic Water”.  It can be prepared the night before they arrive.  It is usually used the first two days or until the gallon is gone. Ingreditents: 1 Gallon of Warm Water […]

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Foods To Help Fight Colds

We experience many colds during the winter.  If you are like many and would like to fight a cold naturally then here are some foods that will help calm your symptoms. Ginger – Hot ginger tea is used for cold symptoms and sore throat. Honey and lemon are sometimes added. Honey – To calm a sore […]

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Garlic Harvesting Tips

Plant garlic in the fall and harvest mid summer.  But, how do you know when your garlic is ready to be harvested?  You will know when there is brown on the tips and then turn over.  Look at the bottom leaves.  When 2 or 3 leaves start to brown and dry, it means that your […]

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Growing Garlic in Warm Climates

Garlic is planted about a month before the first frost.  It is a crop that loves the cold.  But if you are in a warmer climate what do you do? Well here are a few tips to help you out. Place the garlic in the refrigerator for 2 to 4 weeks. Grow in a container.  […]

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Recipe: Spanish Omelette in the Toaster Oven

Ingredients: 1 Onion 1 tables spoon of minced garlic 5 slices of sliced ham (you can also add chorizo) 2 medium potatoes 6 eggs 1/2 cup of milk Garlic and Onion powder Step 1: Cut potatoes in small thin pieces.  Cut ham and onions in small pieces as well. Step 2: Put onions and ham […]

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