Tag: Summer Project

Lemon Verbena Low Carb Macaroons

Use this herbal low carb macaroons recipe for a light and airy treat as summer descends upon us.  We chose scented geraniums and lemon verbena for this recipe, but you can use any herbal combination you want! 

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3 Quick Ways to Preserve Grapes

If you end up with a lot of fresh table grapes that you’d like to deal with quickly so they don’t spoil, read on!  Here are three quick ways to preserve grapes in order of time consumption and hassle for the busy homesteader and DIYer. 

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Homemade Christmas with Leon Day

Don’t wait until that Christmas in July – start it with Leon Day in June!  June 25th marks the six month point until Christmas – did you realize that?  Yep, June 25th.  Did I just make or ruin your day?

Because of the high volume of homemade gifts we create every Christmas it becomes necessary for us to plan ahead and take all the time we can get.  If you’d like to enter the holiday season in a calm, prepared way please join my family in celebrating Leon Day and make a homemade Christmas.  Continue reading “Homemade Christmas with Leon Day”

Got Mint?

A very good question was posed to me lately – “What do I do with all this mint?!”  Come learn how to grow it, how to contain it and how to use.  Mint: the herb every gardener loves to hate. Got mint Learn to grow, harvest, use and store mint l Homestead Lady (.com) Continue reading “Got Mint?”