Category Archives: Basil

Herbal Seasonings Scents Draw People to the Table

  Mary H. Mills, The Purple Gate Herb Farm Many herbs make food taste great and add medicinal benefits to our diets. There are basic foods that provide healthful and tasty meals containing proteins, carbohydrates, vitamins and trace minerals to … Continue reading

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Some like it hot

I am willing to admit that some organisms like it hot, well….I am not one of them, at least not as hot as July and August in Central Texas. Late summer is when I take note of the plants that … Continue reading

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