If you haven't explored the Organic Gardening web-site, it's definitely worth a visit! Great ideas! Here is a wonderful, simply stated article on adding herbs to your foods.
An easy way to preserve your herbs for the winter months:
Place 2 cups of herb of choice in blender with..
1/2 cup olive oil
2 to 3 cloves garlic
1 cup of water or you can play with lime juice too!
Pour into cupcake tins (1/2 full) and freeze. After frozen, pop them out and put in labeled freezer bag to be used whenever you need. Very easy to incorporate into your foods!