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Herb Drying 101

The French have been stirring up batches of wilted herbs and moldy flower petals to make air fresheners  for 500 years. At Gardenista, we're ready to try a more modern take on pot pourri, thanks to …

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Tips for Freezing Fresh Produce

Fast forward two seasons and visualize the produce aisle. Hard pink mealy globes in the tomato bin and peaches about as succulent as a kitchen sponge—this is produce bred to travel across the hemisp…

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Don’t Waste Wilted Herbs–Make Sachets!

It happens all the time. For those of us who don't have kitchen herb gardens, we get our herbs at the store, and that often means having to buy more than we need. But don't fret the wilted stuff. Ther…

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