Tinctures are a great and easy way to extract the vital, medicinal constituents of plants and make them more accessible to humans. This simple step-by-step guide will show you two methods of measuring, making, and prescribing herbal tinctures.
Replace those store-bought instant packs with this easy, make-ahead hot chocolate mix. Easily microwaveable in single servings, it’s sure to be a decadent addition to your Holidays.
This easy natural remedy for cradle cap can be made with weeds foraged from your own backyard. Plaintain and red clover come together in an herbal oil that nourishes the scalp enough to stop cradle cap in it’s tracks. Tried and tested!
Did you know the history of home canning is really a war story? Or actually, a many-wars story. Napolean’s war, the Crimean war, the American Civil war and the Franco-Prussian war, all helped develop the art and science of canning. An army marches on it’s stomach and canned tins full of food helped these armies […]
Combine the herbal benefits of lavender and lemon balm with the benefits of fermentation in this delicious, summery beer recipe. Easy to make at home!
Whether you just bought a new homestead (like us!) or are expanding an existing garden, at some point you’ll have to start a new garden from scratch. There it is – a big open lawn, or bare dirt spot, or area of your property you want to turn into a vegetable or herb garden. But […]