Gardening in the Spruce

In case you weren’t aware, it’s planting season here in Alaska.  We’ve been overwhelmed with starting seeds, transplanting sprouts, preparing the greenhouse, garden fields, and herb beds.  The list of what we’re growing this year is extensive and caring for Continue Reading

Birch on Tap – The Making of Birch Syrup

  Birch water is nature’s energy drink.  It’s loaded with zinc, potassium, vitamin C, phosphorus, calcium, manganese, magnesium, sodium, and iron.  It also has amazing anti-inflammatory, detoxifying and cleansing properties.  Birch water has been proven to lower cholesterol, support liver Continue Reading