Calendula Oil

Calendula Oil

If you grow calendula, don’t forget to continue the harvest of the flower heads, every few days during the peak season, to make calendula oil. You do not need to dehydrate the blooms completely, but just let them dry for a couple of days indoors. I use the dehydrator to keep them in place and … Continue reading

Humans of New York

This is a public service announcement. I just found this website Humans of New York. Brandon is a photographer who lost his job and now takes pictures of people on the street and asks them questions. Absolutely amazing! He is now traveling the Middle East and the world. A true picture of humanity. Enjoy. Humans … Continue reading

Peach Fire

Peach Fire

I was looking through Wild Fermentation by Sandor Katz to find inspiration for things I bought at the farmers market. I do look forward to getting his new book The Art of Fermentation. I am trying out different kimchee recipes and techniques and his recipe on fruit kimchee sparked my interest. I love sweet and … Continue reading