How to Prepare Herbs

How to Prepare Herbs

You’ve got your herbs. Now it’s time to make herbal remedies. How do you prepare herbs in a way to get the maximum benefit from their properties? Here are some of my favorite ways to prepare herbs. Tea Teas are simply herbs prepared in hot water. They differ from...
Herbal Spotlight: Yarrow

Herbal Spotlight: Yarrow

Yarrow is a pretty plant, growing wild in many areas. You can also plant it in your garden – it’s easy to start from seeds (and even I managed to grow it without killing it!). Its uses are vast and it can be taken internally or applied externally. Styptic...
Soothing Sleep Balm Recipe

Soothing Sleep Balm Recipe

With four small children, bedtime can be a little … challenging. Especially when they share the same room (we tried them in separate rooms – it was harder). One of my favorite ways to help them calm down and get ready for bed is with herbal remedies....