Soulful Gardening for Good Food and Good Health

Growing and Using Herbs

Recipe: Herby Soft Flour Tortilla

Ingredients 4 cups flour 1 1/2 tsp salt 1 1/2 tsp baking powder 85g unsalted butter, softened 1 1/3 cup warm water 2 ...
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Gardening

Quick maturing veggies for winter gardens

Following on from my first post in my "how to" series for new gardeners during this time of global pandemic ...
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Recipes and Farm Stuff

Apple, Pear and Lemon Thyme Conserves

Apple, Pear and Lemon Thyme Conserve The summer gives us a cornucopia of fruit, and as we move into autumn, ...
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Welcome to MeadowSweet Herbs & Flowers, where untamedly passionate about herbs, I share my love of growing and using food and medicine plants in my sustainable, regenerative and bio-diverse garden. Join the adventure as my interests in herbology, horticulture, and homesteading come together to make a more self-sufficient life for myself and my family on our rural acre. I hope to inspire you toward soulful gardening, and the using of your plant bounty to create both culinary delights and medicinal wonders.

 

How to sow seeds

With such an influx of brand-new gardeners, I thought I’d make a few quick how-to tutorials. Starting with sowing seeds ...
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Oxymel

This weekend I have started making my new batches of herbal remedies for winter wellness, concentrating on warming, immune building ...
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Herb of the Month: March 2020

Bergamot This month we celebrate Bergamot, but not the bergamot orange (Citrus bergamia) that famously flavours Earl Grey and Lady ...
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March in the garden

Weather and Climate While March can still be hot, weather traditionally becomes a bit more variable as we enter our ...
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