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Recipe 911 Using Herbs Made Simple

by Jennifer Skinner Do you have a bunch of herbs and spices in your spice rack that you have no idea what to do with? Print out this handy herbal reference – you’ll never have to guess again! (All herbs are in alphabetical order) Anise: More common in the seed form, the anise plant may […]

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7 Reasons to Drink Green Tea

The steady stream of good news about green tea is getting so hard to ignore that even Java junkies are beginning to sip mugs of the deceptively delicate brew. You’d think the daily dose of disease-fighting, inflammation- squelching antioxidants – long linked with heart protection – would be enough incentive, but wait, there’s more! Lots […]

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Herbs ‘N Spices: Summer Herb Tips

A quick reminder on feeding and watering herbs-water only during drought conditions or when first transplanting. Don’t mulch unless it’s an herb that prefers moist conditions and the general rule is to not fertilize. Certainly if you do, use only organic fertilizer and go lightly. COMFREY FOR YOU AND THE SOIL Comfrey is good for […]

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Witch Hazel – Herbal Profile

Botanical Name- Hamamelis virginiana Origin- USA Exraction- Alcohol and water (14% alcohol) Shelf life- 3 years Notes- Our line of Witch Hazel extract is distilled from the twigs and bark of the Witch Hazel tree and contains 14% ethyl alcohol. USP grade and manufactured according to such standards. Specifications Color- Clear Odor- Virtually odorless/characteristic Pesticide […]

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Herbs Can Help Speed The Healing Process

All about healing Healing after surgery, injury or childbirth (including Caesarean birth) can be a slow and painful process. Depending on the extent of the injury or operation, this can take days or even months. There may be internal or external wounds and bruising – or even (in the case of injury) broken bones and […]

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Holy Basil Herb Profile

Also known as- Ocimum sanctum, Tulasi (Sanskrit name) Introduction Holy Basil is commonly grown in Hindu homes and it is a sacred plant in the Hindu religion. Native to India , Tulsi has a long tradition of use in ayurvedic medicine. The Latin name Ocimum sanctum means “sacred fragrant lipped basil” or “the incomparable one” […]

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Supplements and Herbal Remedies for Arthritis

Arthritis, which means “joint inflammation” is a general term for over 100 different joint disorders with symptoms ranging from mild aches and pains to severe swelling and crippling pain. Alternative answers for arthritis include acupuncture, effective exercise, dietary changes and controlling emotional stress. Taking additional vitamins, minerals and herbal supplements can help to supplement major […]

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Best Herbs for Tea

Getting Started ….. Once I began blending and testing herb teas to sell under my “Mossie Rocks” country store label, I knew what I didn’t want. An herb tea should never be flat and flavorless. Whether it’s fruity or spicy, soothing or lively, simple or sophisticated, it needs taste and personality. I found my homegrown […]

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Medicinal Effects Of Common Yarrow

Yarrow (Achillea Millefolium) is indigenous to the northern hemisphere. The stems group up to a meter in length and have hairy leaves all along it. The leaves at the bottom of the stem are large and they gradually get smaller as they get closer to the flower. The flower are a whitish to pinkish color. […]

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The Medicinal Uses of Garlic

Garlic (Allium Sativum L.) is part of the onion family. The bulb, stems, flowers, and leaves of the garlic plant are all edible. Everything except for the bulb is normally harvested and consumed early in their growth cycle. A wax paper type of protective cover is laid over the bulb and other parts of the […]

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