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 […]
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 […]
This is the time of year that gardening really starts to drive me crazy. I spend so much time taking care of and babying my plants and they just seem to be growing so s-l-o-w-l-y! Thankfully there are herbs growing in that garden too, and many herbs are ready to harvest before the veggies come […]
There are so many ways to use lavender essential oil. If there is only one oil you can have in your home, let it be lavender. Here is why:
After getting a couple of minor skin infections back-to-back I researched and created this. It cleared up both infections, one literally overnight! Here’s how to make it.
A Soothing Chamomile Lavender Mist may be just the thing you need for a relaxing night sleep. Have you ever had one of those nights (or weeks) where your body is dead tired but you can’t get your mind to slow down? It happens around here more than I care to admit. Sure I drink […]