Get Your Summer Groove On With This Stress Reducing Herbal Sun Tea Recipe

Fun Fair Recipes Sun Tea

This herb tea blend is intended to calm the nervous system.  When summer is hot and hectic-chill out with a healthy glass of sun tea. 3 Tablespoons Lemon Balm 3 Tablespoons Nettle 1 Tablespoon Chamomile 1 Tablespoon Mint 1/2 Tablespoon Rose Petals 1/4 Tablespoon Lavender Lemon, Lime, or other fruit as desired Mint Garnish Add … Read more

Does Your Farmers Market Accept SNAP Benefits?

Did you know that the number of farmers markets that accept SNAP benefits is dramatically increasing? This means access to high quality, fresh organic fruits and vegetables for everyone-regardless of income. Win-Win Using SNAP benefits to purchase produce at the Farmers Market benefits both the consumer and farmer.  Everyone knows that consuming more fresh fruit … Read more

Pateros Strong-One Year Later

Pateros Strong-One Year Later Today marks one year since the largest wildfire in Washington State history burned 256,000 acres in Okanogan County. While Pateros and the surrounding areas are still recovering, it is fitting that today is also the beginning of the Pateros Apple Pie Jamboree weekend. This high-spirited event is the epitome of small … Read more

Fair Findz Picks From Sorticulture 2015

Fair Findz Picks From Sorticulture 2015 Sorticulture 2015 was extraordinary as usual. So much imagination, creativity, and great skill in one location-just amazing!  EVERY year I see products that I have never seen anywhere else. That is one of the things I love most about fairs, festivals and farmers markets. While all of the artists … Read more

Garden Art Ideas

Garden art is seeing a revival. Every taste in decor can be found whether you gravitate towards rustic, English countryside, classic, elegant or modern. Create an interesting focal point by incorporating a statue or water effect into your landscape. Add a touch of whimsy with glass flowers, birdhouses, birdbath or unique metalwork. Carve out an … Read more