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Dandelion Flower Infusion and Syrup

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There are not a lot of dandelions in my yard this year, which is the opposite of a problem as far as most people are concerned!  NOT ME. I want dandelions, root, leaf,... READ MORE

Let’s Talk About: Soapwort

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I’ll be guest hosting #herbchat on Twitter on Thursday, April 3, 2014 to talk about Soapwort!  Join us at 2pm EST! Soapwort is also known as Saponaria Officinalis, Wild Sweet William, Sweet Betty,... READ MORE

Ask a Pixie: Seasonal Allergies

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Howdy, folks! I’ve been getting lots of reader questions and comments sent to my inbox, and so I’m beginning a new feature called “Ask A Pixie” where I will answer your queries anonymously... READ MORE

Win a Free Class from Craftsy!

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Are you an amazing cook who wants to refine their technique? Or are you a beginner cook who needs to master the fundamentals of the kitchen? If your town doesn’t have local cooking... READ MORE

Fermentation on Wheels!

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Are they coming to your neighborhood? They’ll be in mine, soon!   What is Fermentation on Wheels? Fermentation on Wheels is a community of gastronomic nomads with a mission to eat thoughtfully, teach fermentation,... READ MORE

The Beauty of Spring Equinox

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Happy Spring Equinox! Today is the official first day of spring…the vernal equinox. That is the day in our year when the sun crosses the plane of the earth’s equator, making night and... READ MORE