How lucky am I to have the privilege to review a brand new Herbal Zine, The Indie Herbal Leaflet, offered up by lovely herbalist Agatha Noveille? Beautifully voiced, the Indie Herbal has been lovingly crafted with a bit of whimsy and a whole lot of great information about herbs.Read More
Inside a simple cup of tea is the power to transform! Indeed, here we can find the power to comfort, nourish and even heal. Inside a simple cup of tea is a little world of tasty, soothing magic.
Many herbs give themselves easily to water, imparting their healing virtues, vitamins, minerals and even oils. Once extracted in water all that goodness is made readily available and is easily absorbed into the body.
The tiny magical world of terrariums is enchanting! These little terrariums are a pleasure to make and giveaway. Be sure to make one for yourself to enjoy!
This is absolutely a craft you can make with your kiddos (see the step-by-step instructions below) and it makes a wonderful present for teachers and grandparents.Read More
Some nights call for a tasty little something with a kick. Something to warm you up and help you feel calm. This yummy rum is full of warming herbs that gently stimulate digestion and circulation. It also has relaxing nervine herbs which help to calm the nervous system and ease you right off to sleep.Read More
In my yard resides a beautiful gnarly grapevine. It grows along my fence and at times threatens to overtake a lovely Italian plum tree I have planted there. Every year perfect full bunches of grapes form all along the vine. In the Autumn they hang heavy, deeply purple and full of seeds. Their flavor is intense and beautiful, almost too much to sit and munch on for longer than a few minutes.Read More
Summer is in full swing. The days are hot and long beckoning forth lovely little plants everywhere! It is the perfect time for an adventure, to go searching for happy, lovely child-friendly herbs that are commonly growing this time of year.Read More