How to Make Chives Infused Olive Oil

Chives Infused Oil by ecokaren

I finally cleaned up my herb garden this week and while I was able to air dry all the other herbs without sacrificing their lush green color, my chives didn’t do very well. When I air dried them, they looked like straw. Not very appetizing looking are they? So I turned to my fans on… 

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How to pickle your summer harvest

pickle veggies by ecokaren

By now, you probably have cucumbers, zucchinis, peppers, and tomatoes coming out of your ears. So what do you do with all these yummylicious veggies? As the saying goes, “Peter picked a peck of pickles…”, pickle them, of course! I, kimchi queen, love all kinds of pickles. Half sours are my favorite but I can… 

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Vegan Mango Lassi Recipe

vegan mango lassi recipe ecokaren

Mango is one of my favorite fruits. It’s so versatile since it can be eaten plain (as the sweet syrupy juice drip down my arms while I’m going at it) or used in a recipe, like mango salsa. (Perfect for fish!) Mango is very low in Saturated Fat, Cholesterol and Sodium. It is also a… 

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Coffee Syrup for Ice Coffee Recipe

coffee syrup

I don’t know about you, but by 3 O’Clock, I’m in need of caffeine intervention these days. Maybe it’s the heat. Maybe it’s driving my kids to their destinations, come home, only to turn around to go back to pick them up again a few hours later. I think summer driving zaps my energy even… 

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Canning Strawberry Preserves with Tattler’s Reusable BPA-Free Mason Jar Lids

strawberry preserves

We went strawberries picking last weekend at one of our favorite “Ecological Pick Your Fruit” farms, Fishkill Farm. As you can tell from the little friend that tagged along home, these were organic, free of pesticides. We love this farm because they use minimal chemicals, if not, all organic. These strawberries were $4.99 a quart and some… 

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Homemade Peanut Butter Doggie Treats Recipe

home made peanut butter dog treats by ecokaren

Have you met my Rosey? She’s a feisty, protective, loyal, my, my daughter Em’s best friend. While Rosey is a great little girl, she has a sensitive stomach. And we know all about what to feed her NOT to feed her but still, not all treats agree with her. Remember my review on Clean +… 

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