Here's a How-to that I recommend you don't do. It sounds labor-intensive and smelly. Still, the impressive people behind the Two Branches Homestead went above and beyond in finding a use for extra herbs. You can learn more about all they went through to Make Your Own Garlic Powder

Exclusive, easy farm stand recipe: fresh ground cherry salsa (with substitutes)

Exclusive and E-A-S-Y recipe for fresh farm stand salsa! Only 5 steps An answer for what to do with ground cherries. How to substitute if you don't have ground cherries (which applies to most of us, most of the year). Make this salsa in minutes. All you need is a food processor and a few common ingredients. It's a hit at parties and delicious on eggs the next day.

My favorite thing about this post from The Natural Beauty Blog is the link to EWG's Skin Deep Cosmestics Database. When I started making my own skincare from farm-fresh ingredients, I got really into reading cosmetics labels. That said, I would and do still buy some skincare products that are mass-produced. I'm not judgy about…

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Best 5 items at Treat Farm Stand, Orange, CT

In its first couple centuries, the Treat Farm was focused on dairy and milk delivery. Wait, what? Rewind. Yes, I meant to say it, centuries. One of the great things about living in New England is the rich history. The region's farmers are proud to be able to preserve and share America's Colonial legacy. View my top five choices from the Treat Farm Stand, Orange, CT.