18 Aug '12, 9pm

Keep Herbs Alive!: get healthy living updates. Supermarket herbs suck! There, I said it. I am talking about thos...

Keep Herbs Alive!: get healthy living updates. Supermarket herbs suck! There, I said it. I am talking about thos...

Supermarket herbs suck! There, I said it. I am talking about those plastic clamshell casings filled with about an once of “fresh” herbs for $2.99. They are enormously expensive and rarely any good. And don’t get me started on the tiny glass jars of dried herbs, which are (with some exceptions) utterly useless. The fact is fresh herbs are really the only way to go if you want the vibrant taste of the garden in your cooking. Thankfully, being right in the middle of summer, this is an ideal time to be growing and harvesting everything from basil to lovage, and despite what you may think, growing herbs in pots is relatively easy. But sadly, for much of the country, growing year round herbs outdoors proves to be more challenging than not. That is why, if you are in fact growing your own herbs, that you should be out in the garden right now clipping and preserving as much as nat...

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