Midsummer

Herbs gathered Midsummer and Midsummer Eve

I hope you had a great Midsummer! I celebrated with some sweet white wine infused with lemon balm–very tasty.

I had a note in my Black Book to harvest waybread (aka plantain) on Midsummer Eve for particular potency, and for once I actually remembered to harvest an herb […]

Garlic, Mint, and Moon Dreams

I’ve been harvesting my garlic plot and am about halfway through it now. It’s not that it’s so huge but that the garlic is of different varieties and so is ripening at different times. It’s very satisfying to dig up garlic with a garden fork. That said, I don’t know if I will grow garlic […]