Herbal Remedies

Last Jewelweed Harvest

Last Jewelweed Harvest

We have rain predicted for the whole weekend with a drop of temperatures, so we took a trip down to the bottom of our mountain today to see if we could find any Jewelweed still in bloom.  I've made a lot of Jewelweed oil for soaps and salves but I needed to increase...

Roots & Seeds!

Roots & Seeds!

Are you gathering roots and seeds? Now's the time! We've been saving seeds from our garden; squash, loofa gourd, tomato, tomatillo, mullein, comfrey, and more! We can save seeds from our garden because we plant heirloom varieties.  Each year we have stronger and...

How to Make a Jewelweed Tincture!

How to Make a Jewelweed Tincture!

Recently I talked about gathering Jewelweed....hopefully some of you were able to find this wonderful plant. Now...what do we do with it? Come with me as I work up the Jewelweed that we gathered! In this post I will cover making a tincture and soon we will talk about...

Herbs ‘n Oils Class

Herbs ‘n Oils Class

Beginning this Thursday night, June 11th at 8:30 pm EST, I will host an Herbs 'n Oils Class for those of you interested in learning more about herbal remedies.  Herbs and oils can support your health, naturally, safely and effectively...and usually are much less...

Tuesday Herb Talk ~ Plantain!

Plantain (Plantago major) is by far one of the herbs I use the most. It grows everywhere and you can usually find it year round.  It never really disappears during the winter but the plant goes almost “dormant” …very little growth in cold weather. As the weather warms...

My Favorite Wrapping Paper

The best gifts come wrapped like this... Once you open the box, you open a world of new opportunities for great health!  I just finished a great course on herbal medicine in a post-disaster situation. This box is filled with herbs to help treat  bacteria, viruses,...

Free Book on Herbal Antibiotics!

My affiliate partner, Amazon, is offering another free book! I've downloaded this myself and will be looking it over this week.  My favorite book on herbal antibiotics is this one.... Hope this helps to add to your herbal bookshelf! Blessings,  

Tons of Tinctures!

Last week, my kitchen table looked like this at the end of the day... And Rebecca nailed it....I made and strained tinctures all afternoon. I strained tinctures made many years ago. I made more tinctures and still have another list to finish later this week when my...