A few years back I was diagnosed with a serious liver infection. It was winter and the herbs I wanted to treat it with were not readily available so I went to the pharmacy and bought herbal supplements. I did get some herbal teas, but mostly my regimen consisted of capsules of dandelion root and […]
Ever have one of those nights that you can’t sleep, so you lay awake looking at the clock and playing the ‘how many hours of sleep will I get if I fall asleep right now’ game? I have that problem from time to time and years ago I turned to herbal teas to help me […]
During the dreary winter months, I begin to really miss being out in my garden. It can be challenging knowing that the long wait until spring is far from being over. I like to curb these feelings with some seed catalogs and good gardening books. Looking at pictures of vegetables and beautiful plants gets me […]
This Chill Out herbal tea is like relaxation in a mug. In today’s busy world I see a lot of stressed out people who choose unhealthy ways to de-stress, relax or “chill out”. I could give you a list of healthy options for creating a less stressful life and dealing with stress in productive ways…but […]
If you’re anything like me you’ve spent the better part of the summer growing, harvesting and drying your own herbs. Growing your own herbs is a very cost effective way to stock your spice cabinet or herbal apothecary and drying them is simple enough that anyone can do it! Now that you have all these […]
Making your own herb drying rack is super simple. In fact, my 6 year old made this one! In this post we explain why and how we made it! And how you can make one, too!