Don't toss those radish greens! You can turn them into a spicy spread for crackers or sandwiches. Or, toss it with pasta! It's like free food.

Recipe: Radish Leaf Pesto

Radish leaf pesto is a fabulous way to stretch the harvest from an early spring garden. Serve it over pasta, spread it on crackers, or slather it in mozzarella grilled cheese sandwiches.

DIY Jello Cups - Healthy ingredients, no packaging! You can feel good about sending these in your kids' lunch!

DIY Jello Cups

Homemade jello is incredibly easy to make, has ingredients you can feel great about, and with a little "outside the box" thinking, you can still enjoy the convenience of taking it with you without using plastic.

Creating islands of food production allows gardeners to harvest from an area regularly, even if some of the longer-term crops won't produce for years.

Food Islands: Smart Vegetable Garden Design

Creating islands of food production allows gardeners to harvest from an area regularly, even if some of the longer-term crops won't produce for years.

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7 Store Bought Condiments You Can Make at Home

Long before Best Foods decided to bottle up their popular sandwich spread, someone was making that from scratch. Same with so many of the things we buy ready made these days. You CAN make this stuff at home!

You can cook wholesome, healthy meals at home without breaking the bank!

Wholesome Ingredients, Wholesale Prices

You can cook wholesome, healthy meals at home without breaking the bank! Here's how to stock your pantry with healthy ingredients for less.

DIY grazing boxes make for happy hens. They're a great way to save on the cost of raising backyard chickens (and other poultry), too!

DIY Grazing Boxes

DIY grazing boxes make for happy hens. They're a great way to save on the cost of raising backyard chickens (and other poultry), too! Here's how to make your own.

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Lacto-Fermented Pineapple Salsa

Lacto-fermented pineapple salsa - great with chicken, fish, chips -- or just a spoon! (I won't tell anyone.)

Quirky and unusual heirlooms to add a bit of fabulous to your garden!

A Dozen Heirloom Vegetables to Dazzle Your Garden

Want to try something new this gardening season? These quirky and unusual heirloom vegetable seeds will add a bit of fabulous to your garden beds!

Got milk? Making yogurt at home is really simple and eliminates a lot of little plastic cups!

No Measure Homemade Vanilla Yogurt

Got milk? Making homemade yogurt is really simple and eliminates a lot of little plastic cups!

Freezer friendly garlic toast, similar to Texas Toast.

DIY Freezer Garlic Toast, Texas Style

Frozen, ready-to-heat garlic toast is fast, sure, but this DIY version lets you skip the packaging and the weird ingredients.