What about Cumin?

What about Cumin? Did you know Cumin is a dried seed of the herb Cuminum cyminum, which is a member of the parsley family? Interestingly, Cumin sometimes gets confused with caraway as they are both from the parsely family.   Cumin is a dried seed of the herb Cuminum cyminum, […]

Dill Weed: Keeping it Fresh

Fresh Dill Weed has to be one of my favourite herbs, especially when picked straight from the garden.  Having fresh dill on hand is convenient and if you are growing your own, here are some helpful tips on how to preserve your dill weed for future dishes. Dill weed can […]

Herb Infused Honey

Herbs can be used in many ways and sometimes we forgot how versatile they are. Plants contain powerful botanicals and these botanicals are used to flavour foods, in skincare products, and are distilled into essential oils. People have been using the plant botanicals for thousands of years as a medicine […]

It’s About Thyme

Thyme is an essential flavoring in much Western and Middle-Eastern cooking. Unlike most herbs, it withstands long, slow cooking and it enhances other herbs without overpowering them. This makes thyme a must-have spice to have stocked in your pantry.   What thyme is it? Thyme is one of those spices […]

Using Sage in the Kitchen

Sage is an amazing herb! You need this pungent minty and musky herb in your culinary arsenal. Sage is such a powerful plant and has so many great qualities. Did you know that sage actually grows wild on the Canadian prairies? It was used by the first nations for ceremonies, […]

Spiced Christmas Pomanders

This clove studded fruit is an excellent Christmas craft for kids and adults! The best part about Christmas Pomanders is that they are a natural way to bring the smell of Christmas to your house. This craft is inexpensive and gorgeous. The first time I made a Christmas Pomander one […]

What are the benefits of oregano?

Medical News Today | Joseph Nordqvist & Natalie Butler. RD.LD Medical News Today published an interesting article on the benefits of oregano. It was written by Joseph Nordqvist and reviewed by Natalie Butler. Joseph mentioned that this herb was used as herbal medicine as far back as the ancient greeks. […]

Poultry Seasoning | Recipe Recommendation

Buttermilk Oven “Fried” Chicken | MountainMamaCooks From our kitchen to yours, we are pleased to feature this tasty recipe shared via mountainmamacooks.com for you to try with our organic Poultry Seasoning “Salt Free”. Enjoy fried chicken without the fat and calories using this Buttermilk Oven “Fried” Chicken recipe from the […]

Poultry Seasoning | Recipe Recommendation

Chicken Tortellini Soup | ChocolateAndCarrots From our kitchen to yours, we are pleased to feature this tasty recipe shared via chocolateandcarrots.com for you to try with our organic Poultry Seasoning “Salt Free”. Cozy up with this vegetable and protein packed comfort soup, made with chicken and cheese tortellini, from Caroline […]