Moss in the Woodland Garden


How to Make Your Own Dandruff Shampoo


By Dr. Cathleen V. Carr, MA JD MscD – American Eastern Institute “Take two aspirin and call me in the morning.” Traditional Physician advice Everybody knows that aspirin is used as an analgesic to relieve minor aches and pains.  Many of us know it is used as an antipyretic to reduce fever.  Some of us […]

About organic dried blood


I’ve been using Organic Dried Blood  since my mother introduced me to it in the 60’s. Dried blood is an organic product packed with nutrients to keep your vegetables and flowers healthy and green.  There is another great use for this, to keep your plants safe from hungry pests. Blood meal is a dry non-reactive […]

Winter Gardening


JANUARY GARDENING CHORES  by ZONE Compliments of Saint Rose Garden January Gardening Chores   What’s My Zone? Zone 1 Check dahlia and canna roots for plumpness, freedom from mold Check house plants for mites, mealybugs, and scale Cut back on feeding house plants Protect bases of fruit tree trunks against rodent damage with wire mesh […]


Excepted from New York Times article The world is physically capable of feeding, sheltering and enriching many more people in the short term. Between 1820, at the dawn of the industrial age, and 2008, when the world economy entered recession, economic output per person increased elevenfold… Where is this taking us? The coming half century […]