Borage Herb

How to Quit Chewing Tobacco

Fake Chewing Tobacco Recipes – Healthy DIY DIP made from Herbs

Someone near and dear to me started chewing tobacco. He used it to stay awake while driving vehicles across the country, two trips in one month! To help my loved one, I concocted a fake snuff using plants from the garden. He likes the taste and simply swallows it when he’s done – no spittin’ in a bottle. And the ingredients are good for him! Most deaths from smokeless tobacco are... »

Herbs Deer Won't Eat

List of Deer Resistant Herbs

Deer Resistant Herbs In my neck of the woods we have deer that will eat anything. They snip the tops off all my neighbors’ flowers in the pots on their porches. Nothing seems to get by them. In the middle of winter their standards go even lower and anything green with moisture is fair game except for the really prickly stuff. I’m told this January we should have herds of 40-50 deer pas... »

Jack and the Borage Stalk

Jack and the Borage Stalk

Wow, this is our borage (starflower) this year. It grew so tall and full  there is enough for the kids and the bees!  Our girls feel like they are in another world poking around the borage bush. »