Fried Green Tomatoes

Due to my inadequate bird netting attempt in the first week of my tomatoes starting to turn ripen quite a few birds made it into the garden where my tomatoes and strawberries are growing, in their eating frenzy they knocked quite a few unripened tomatoes off the vine. Not wanting them to go to waste I whipped up some yummy fried green tomatoes that are totally plant based, no eggs in sight so Grant can …

 

 

From Juicing To Smoothies

This week our guest blog is from Gregor & Merryn at Bushlore Herbal. It’s a light-hearted, informative piece about their nutritional journey from juicing to smoothies, how to grow wheatgrass and the importance of detoxing the liver. I highly recommend giving their six-week liver detox a go, it’s a great way to kick start your liver into action for the rest of 2019. A good way to start the day nutritionally is with juicing or smoothies Our …

 

 

DIY Natural Fly Off Surface Spray

Flies have multiplied around the country with the recent warm weather and we’ve had emails asking if we have any natural spray products that will stop them. Unfortunately we don’t have any sprays made up that you can buy, however, we have tested this recipe for Fly Off Surface Spray and have found it effective in keeping flies off our tables, benches and window sills. The solution is fast and easy to mix up – …

 

 

Freeze Those Avocados

Avocado season is in full swing, and we saw some super deals when we were on the road over the holidays: $5.00 for five avocados, or even better, $10.00 for fifteen. However, all the avos were ripe and had to be used as soon as possible. As much as we love avocados, there’s only so many you can eat at once. Did you know you can freeze them? Avocados freeze well for several months if properly sealed in containers or bags. All …

 

 

How Does Your Personal Finance Affect Your Health?

How Does Your Personal Finance Affect Your Health? Finance and health are two factors that are symbiotic. The person who saves more has financial freedom that enables him or her to take care of his or her health. Healthy people are happier and economically proactive than unhappy ones. In an article on Healthy Magazine, happiness and health are correlated. It says, “when people are healthy, they are more likely to be better off financially. The …