Monthly Archives: February 2012

planting our cold-frame garden

Yesterday my family and I planted our cold-frame garden, and we’re really excited!  A cold-frame is basically a mini greenhouse that traps light and heat, warming up the soil inside and allowing for an extended gardening season.  This is our … Continue reading

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7 tips for boosting your immune system naturally

Here are 7 tips for naturally boosting and supporting your immune system throughout the year, and especially during changes in the seasons.  The following medicinal foods, herbs, mushrooms, vitamins and minerals can be easily added to your diet to help … Continue reading

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backyard chickens: a city girl takes the plunge

Have you ever considered the idea of getting your own backyard chickens?  I was pretty much obsessed with the idea of getting backyard chickens before finally taking the plunge.  Over the course of a year I amassed a huge collection … Continue reading

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Elderberry Echinacea Immune Tea

Today I am excited to offer Earthwise Medicinal’s first tea blend: Elderberry Echinacea Immune Tea, now available in 4oz packages!  This tasty tea gently stimulates and supports the immune system and when steeped, turns a lovely deep-rose color.  Elderberry tea … Continue reading

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