Cut strips of newspaper and 'glue' seeds at the correct distance apart using a mixture of flour and water. Once dry, plant directly in your garden and cover with soil and water. Great for small seeds like carrots and lettuce. Kids love it!
Olive Garden Dressing 1 1/2 cup bottled Italian salad dressing 2 tablespoons Parmesan cheese, grated 2 tablespoons sugar or equivalent substitute 1 large raw egg, or egg beaters equivalent OR 2 tablespoons mayonnaise PREPARATION: Blend in blender on high speed 1/2 minute or until smooth. Pour this mixture into the top of a double boiler and add 1/4 c oil. Stir gently with a whisk over gently boiling water until it begins to thicken and egg is completely cooked. Chill several hours or…
Italian Chopped Salad- A BIG chopped salad loaded with salami, mozzarella, artichoke hearts, chickpeas, cucumber, plum tomatoes, red onion, little pasta rings and romaine lettuce tossed in a tangy Parmesan vinaigrette. Leave out the romaine and it makes a killer pasta salad, both absolutely delicious!
You don't need a lot of space to grow vegetables and herbs. In fact, in a 4 x 4 raised bed you can grow enough food to feed a family of four. You can supplement your groceries with edibles grown in containers, hanging baskets, pallet gardens and window boxes.