• Herbal Remedies

    DIY Postpartum Tea – A Balancing Blend for New Mothers

    by  • February 28, 2014 • DIY, Herbal Remedies, Recipes, tea, tea blends • 2 Comments

    DIY Postpartum Tea

     Earlier this week I shared my favorite herb combination for DIY Pregnancy Tea to nourish mama and baby. Today, I want to share my favorite DIY Postpartum Tea Blend to help balance and support mama and baby.  Birth is a natural yet stressful process for the body. There are major hormone fluctuations, new emotions,...

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    Natural Remedies for Varicose Veins – Guest Post at Nourishing Herbalist

    by  • November 21, 2013 • DIY, Herbal Remedies, salves, salves • 5 Comments

    Varicose Vein Spray and Salve

      Do you have varicose or spider veins that are unsightly or painful? There are ways to reduce and even eliminate them naturally. I am over at the Nourishing Herbalist talking about some internal and external remedies for varicose veins and sharing recipes for a varicose vein and salve.    Check out the full...

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    How To Make An Herbal Tincture

    by  • October 19, 2013 • Herbal Remedies, tinctures • 2 Comments

    How To Make An Herbal Tincture

     Herbal medicine making to me is an extension of food prep. We take plants and turn them into medicine that rivals any prescription drug on the market. There is an herb for everything and they’ve been used since the beginning of time for healing and enriching lives.  Making an herbal tincture is simple and...

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    ImmuniTea {Wellness Herbal Tea}

    by  • September 27, 2013 • Herbal Remedies, Herbs, tea • 8 Comments

    ImmuniTea Wellness Herbal Tea

      Do you feel like you are surrounded by coughing and sneezing people? Need a little help combating invading germs? ImmuniTea is a wonderful immune system booster that can be used daily during the cold and flu season. It is full of nourishing herbs that will help your body fight viruses and infections naturally. ...

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    Comfrey: An Herbal Profile

    by  • June 5, 2013 • Herbal Remedies, Herbs • 5 Comments

    comfrey

      Delicate, lavender, bell-like flowers grace this magnificent plant called Comfrey. She grows quickly and fills whatever space she is planted in. She thrives under the shade of a tree. Her young leaves are slightly peppery tasting and quite enjoyable.  Used medicinally for more than 2000 years, Comfrey is quite the workhorse. There seem...

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