Basil is one of those herbs that almost everyone is familiar with. You’ve probably used basil when cooking and preparing fresh salads, but did you know that it also has medicinal properties? Basil is a natural anti-inflammatory, has anti-bacterial properties and is very high in antioxidants. It can be used to soothe the stomach, calm a cough or take the sting out of a bug bite. See how much more it does then just taste good? Here are 7 different ways you can use basil for your health an well being!
- Lisa Murano
Raising chickens, teenagers, pets, flowers, herbs and growing our own food on 25 acres in the hills of western Pennsylvania....and doing it all as cheaply as possible!
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