Surprising facts about honey

Five Surprising Facts About Honey

We all know honey for its flavour enhancing sweetness. It makes a perfect alternative for sugar but is more healthy. Add it to a dish or a beverage and it will give you a yummy distinctive taste plus additional health benefits. Some even say, when you eat it raw, the more nutrients you get (which actually applies to almost every vegetable and fruit). But what do we not know about honey, aside from it comes from bees? Is it true that it can heal allergies and wounds? When did people discover that it’s safe to eat? (more…)

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Different types of mushrooms

How to Cook With Different Types of Mushrooms

With the growing interest in the culinary arena coupled with the increasing familiarity with exotic ingredients, it’s no wonder people are more than keen to try out something new in the kitchen. With different types of mushrooms now available in the market, they’re the perfect produce to level up your favourite recipes. The only question is, which one should you get?
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The Garden Apothecary - DIY Wooden Planter Box

Easy DIY Wooden Planter Box

Why spend money on a wooden planter box when you can make your own instead? Crafting your own wooden planter box does not have to be expensive or exhausting. In fact, you can source old crates from local farmers and repurpose them just like Aussie herbalist and naturopathic nutritionist Reece Carter does at his own home. And if you’re that enthusiastic, you can give it your own style and personality. (more…)

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