Category: Edible Plants


Rosehip harvest. Vitaminbomb from the shrub.

At this time of the year rosehips are fully ready to harvest here in Europe. Now they ripened enough to develop their tase and softness to process them further on.  There is no other fruit that you can harvest now, which contains such a huge amount of vitamin C. Among […]


Rote RΓΌbe Smoothie

Immune system Boost with Smoothies for the Winter!

Smoothies, Smoothies, Smoothies! I love Smoothies so much!  It has helped me and my family so much to drink a fresh smoothie daily. They are just so easy to make and above all it makes it so easy to introduce a large amount of fresh wild greens into your diet. […]


Work Schedule in December. Selfsufficiency in Winter.

In general there is not much work to do in the garden in winter.  We take our time to read all kinds of books we collected during the warm part of the year and didn’t read them. More time for writing and painting together with our child. I am creating […]

Sempervivum frozen

Wineyards in Mailberg

Pumpkin abundance in Austria 2

  Pumpkin – What a beautiful vegetable. Our favorite kind is the Hokkaido pumpkin. At this time of the year we love to enjoy the abundance of Pumpkins here in Austria in all its different forms and warm colours. This vine vegetable is rich in Vitamins and vital antioxidants. Just what […]


D.I.Y. Wild Garlic Pasta

Here we are, in the middle of the wild garlic season in Austria. There are so many ways of preserving it. Since we had already lots of Wild Garlic Pesto, Smoothies and soups I would like to show you our little pasta project πŸ™‚ Deep green Wild Garlic Pasta!   […]

Allium ursinum - BΓ€rlauch und Urtica - Brennessel

Beehouse in the forest - Winter 2016

Springtime in Austria

  Springtime is somehow always a very exciting time for me. We are full of new ideas, cannot wait until the flowers break through and new green covers the ground. This year is a special one for us as we just bought our own land here in lower Austria !!! […]