Posts Tagged ‘herbs’

Links We Loved This Week

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Here are a few finds from around the web that my co-workers and I think you’ll enjoy. Have a delightful weekend! These herb scissors would be so handy! Can’t wait until they’re back in stock. How to create a fall floral arrangement. Looking for a fun fall snack? Try maple cinnamon almonds. I’m slightly obsessed [...]

Maine Week: Avena Botanicals Apothecary and Gardens

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Summer has finally arrived, and we have vacation on the brain. This week, Living’s executive editor (and resident travel expert), Yolanda Edwards, is hosting Maine Week on her blog, Travels With Clara. Check back here every day for Yolanda’s guide to the must-see local spots across the state, and head over to her blog for even more photos. When [...]

10 Unexpected Uses for Herbs

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Dill with omelets. Cilantro with guacamole. Chives with baked potatoes. Some herbs seem so connected with certain foods that we don’t even question them — or experiment with new combinations. So when we featured Beverly McClare’s Nova Scotia herb farm, Tangled Garden, in our March issue, we were excited to ask her for any surprising [...]

Planting a Container Herb Garden

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I’m a serial plant killer, but this year I’m determined to cook with fresh herbs grown in my kitchen. For advice on planting and maintaining herbs, I went to The Home Depot’s herb gardening workshop, led by Tremayne in the garden department at Manhattan’s 23rd Street location. During the hands-on part of the workshop, Tremayne [...]