Farming is an area that can have either the most detrimental environmental effects on the environment, or otherwise some of the most positive effects. With the rising concerns around climate change, global warming, and several other concerns surrounding environmental harm, we need to start changing the ways in which we grow our own food. Sustainable farming techniques can help us… Read more →
Globe Artichokes 5 Ways!
Globe Artichoke season is in full swing! However, we get so many people who are hesitant to want to them because they can be intimidating to cook. Or they have only ever had it one way, and decided they didn’t like them. I am confident that after this post you will find one way to love artichokes 🙂 Not only… Read more →
Easiest way to Grow Onions for Seed
Have you noticed that your onions are starting to sprout? Well, they may not be so nice to eat anymore, but you can still make a great use out of them! If they are a nice shape and size, all you need to do is dig a hole about the size of the onion, place the onion in the hole… Read more →
4 Diet Tips for Diabetics
Diabetes is one of the most common diseases in the world. Recent data indicates thatapproximately 537 million adults worldwide are living with diabetes. Because of itsprevalence, patients, carers, and healthcare workers are always looking for ways toprevent and moderate the symptoms of diabetes. One of the proven and effective methods that can help people with diabetes is weightmanagement. In fact, studies show… Read more →
30 Day Challenge – Eating Fully Local!
With a 365 day growing year, I am a true believer that you have everything you can possibly need to thrive with a healthy lifestlye in Malta. The climate allows for a variety of fresh produce all year round! I am a great advocate of choosing local foods, and supporting the local community with these choices. Choosing local means Better… Read more →
Simple Herbal Remedies for Your Homestead Animals
I think the majority of us know, at least those of you who would find yourselves on our website, that herbal medicine is a powerful tool to help ensure health and wellness for ourselves and our families. If possible, we want to opt for natural solutions before depending on synthetic pharmaceuticals. Of course these have their place, however, we don’t… Read more →
Spring Companion Planting for a Healthy Garden!
It’s that time of year again! Where we start preparing the garden for the sunshine, and thinking what we are going to plant for the warmer seasons 🙂 Benefits of Companion Planting Companion planting is one of the main methods we use at our farm to be able to repel certain pests, attract others, and overall keep our garden healthy… Read more →
I left my 9 to 5 to Become a Farmer
It’s not an easy decision to make, but it is one we dont regret for a moment! Here is a breakdown of Cane’s journey transitioning from his stable 9 to 5 to diving full on into farming full time. My partner and I have been farming for the last 3 years, and she has helped me along the journey of… Read more →
How to Naturally Stop Hairloss and Regrow Your Hair with PCOS
If you prefer, here is a video with all the information 🙂 Blood Tests Before anything, make sure you know what your specific hormonal concerns are with your PCOS. Get your hormones tested so you know what to tackle first 🙂 In this case, we are mostly going to be addressing androgens and insulin. Also make sure to check for… Read more →
My Top 3 Natural Remedies to Reduce Acne
With the heat of this summer having me sweating more than ever, leading to more clogged pores, more stress on my body, more dehydration, and thus, more acne, it was time to turn to nature to help deal with it. These are remedies I use when I see a spot is going to come up and want to stop it… Read more →
My TOP 7 Tips for Easing PCOS Symptoms
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is the most common hormonal disorder in women, and yet, not much is known on how to deal with the myriad of symptoms it comes with. Here are 7 things you can do in your day to day life in order to help ease your symptoms naturally. PCOS affects each person differently. And although it affects the… Read more →