All posts by: ferreirak

The Gift I got from Getting my Hands Dirty.

AS FEATURED ON NO SIDEBAR My dirty journey started when I was young. I didn’t have stellar health as a child, despite the fact that I “looked” fine. I had an inflammatory disease called Kawasaki that attacks the heart at... Read More

Need a quick break from H20?

TRY THESE SIMPLE BEVERAGES! I used to crave the carbonation when I first cracked open that Diet Dr. Pepper years ago. Those days are long gone.  Now I have my water bottle in tow everywhere I go and most of... Read More

The Three Best Salad Greens to Grow in Your Garden (and How to Grow Them!)

It’s not too late to plants some yummy greens this fall! Fall is rapidly approaching here in Wisconsin, and  I’m devastated by the thought that summer is coming to an end.  But luckily, my gardening season is far from over;... Read More

A Gardener’s Journey to Living a Healthier Lifestyle

An Allergic Reaction Started My Garden Journey So most have you have read my bio where you have learned I had a severe anaphylactic reaction to a chemical in hair color, which is ultimately what led me to living a... Read More

A Fresh Garden Tomato Recipe for Your Next Summer Picnic!

The Seasonal  Midwest Antipasto! I long for garden-grown tomatoes all year. But here in the Midwest, our window of growing is narrow and they have a tendency to come all at once.  When I’m drowning in my end-of-August harvest, you’ll... Read More