Finding the Right Teapot – My Cast Iron Teapot
It took me a while, but I found the perfect teapot! This square cast iron teapot is beyond beautiful and basically indestructible. Learn more about cast iron pots here!
Sprouting in a Strainer
A friend of mine does her sprouting in a strainer. So easy and convenient! It really works. Try it!
Grow your own fast food
You don't have to be an expert to grow food at home. Here are some tips on eight mixed vegetables that you can grow to get a quick harvest.
Update: News on the blog!
Welcome to my new website! I have a few new features that I really like. I'm especially excited about the Q&A section!
How to winter-sow tomatoes
One of my readers recently asked me if it's possible to winter-sow tomatoes. The answer is: It depends!
My first vacation!
It took a few years, but now I'm finally able to take some time off over the holidays. I'm going to spend my first vacation in the kitchen garden of course!
My favorite hairstyle – shaving my head
The most popular search terms connected to my name seem to be about my blog, address – and cancer. But I'm not sick. I'm shaving my head because I like it!
How to ripen bell peppers indoors
I often get a lot of bell peppers at the beginning of fall. Plenty of them are still green though, but no stress! It's really easy to ripen bell peppers indoors.
How to freeze chard in flat packages
I often keep some vegetables in my freezer so that I can eat my homegrown food all year round. This is how I freeze chard in flat packages, so convenient!
How to make your own apple juice
Homemade juice is just the best. I pasteurize the juice to make it last longer, it works really well! This is how I make my apple juice at home.
Garden DIY: Storing grass clippings
I love using grass clippings as mulch in my kitchen garden. Storing grass clippings is a great way to keep it fresh longer. This is how I do it.