Brassicas: A garden staple

What’s a brassica? You’ve heard me talk about brassicas, so maybe you’re wondering what on earth is a brassica? Well, brassicas are a family of plants that are known for being cold-hardy and high in nutrition. They are also known as cruciferous plants. That’s because when they first sprout, their first two leaves (called cotyledons…

Recipe: Sauerkraut Soup

I know, I know.  Sauerkraut Soup just doesn’t sound good. But trust me, this is one of the tastiest soups you will ever have. Your family will be asking for more. Ingredients: 2-3 cups chicken broth ½ onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves 2 Tbsp Olive oil 1 Tbsp dill weed 2 carrots, peeled and chopped…