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.
Lemon Balm is great for so many things: digestion, stress, sleepless nights, pain, stress. Did I say stress? It’s also useful in the kitchen to add delightful flavor to many dishes. It’s also a great companion plant in the garden. Join us for this blog post and video on how to tincture lemon balm along […]
I am trying to get back to the old medicine. The way things were before doctors got big bonuses and freebies from big pharma. Herbal medicine, food as medicine, healthy lifestyle and natural remedies. I am just beginning on this journey but I have made a start in basic herbal remedies. Medicinal herbs are essentials […]
As those dog days of summer start to roll around, it’s always nice to put your feet up and relax. You have probably been busy working on landscaping and gardening all season long. You deserve a break from all of the outdoor chores. Why not lay back in the hammock or sit on the patio […]
Have you ever heard of Lovage? What IS Lovage? It is not a common plant and many people have never heard of it. Lovage is a wonderful plant that gets quite large. It’s a herb and you can pick the leaves to add to your dinners fresh. And it’s a perennial – so plant it once and […]
Lavender is a fantastic beginning herbalist’s plant to grow and use on the homestead. Growing lavender is incredibly easy. It requires little maintenance and is very tolerant to drought or over-watering. It attracts beneficial insects to your garden, and repels mosquitoes and other pests. When selecting your lavender, it is important to be aware of […]