Henriette Kress has been generously sharing practical herbal information since 1995. Her latest project is a series of herb cards entitled Practical Herb Cards. Rosalee spoke with Henriette to learn more about these cards, what inspired them, and how people can use them.
Five spice blend recipes, complete with gift tags and labels. All purpose seasoning, pumpkin spice, garam masala, celery salt, and taco seasoning. Also learn the health benefits of each herb and spice.
Herbal jello is easy to make and delicious. It can be a great way to entice a child to enjoy more herbs! Or a simple and healthy dessert.
Vitamin C is commonly used as a supplement to support immune system health. However, while supplementation is sometimes necessary, it’s almost always better to get our nutrients from whole food sources. This recipe is about making your own whole food vitamin C pills from herbs.
It’s pumpkin season! From sweet pie to savory soup, pumpkins provide that cozy autumn flavor and they’re super nutritious, too. Pumpkins are packed with nutrients like vitamin A, which aids vision, and carotenoids, which protect the skin. They’re also high in fiber and nutrients like iron, zinc, and potassium. Here are five delicious and healthy pumpkin recipes to enjoy this fall……
Making your daily bath or shower an easy self-care practice with herbs can improve your health in many ways. Here are some simple ways to use medicinal leaves, flowers, salts, oils and hydrosols to customize your herbal bath experience for relaxation, invigoration, or replenishment.
Want to know the best herbal remedies? Learn how to use your sense of taste to tell the difference between different herbal preparations. Let’s start with a nettle experiment…
These delicious oatcakes combine the rich aromatics of sage with the chewiness of oats. You can easily make them with or without gluten.
It’s back-to-school season for many families. Alongside the excitement of new backpacks, teachers, and friends, this time can also bring challenges like emotional stress, bedtime problems, and the dreaded “back-to-school plague” that hits when children are exposed to more germs. As a parent or caretaker, you can prepare with these natural remedies for back to school. Many of…
Summer means spending more time outdoors, which also increases your chances of getting bites and stings, rashes, and sunburns. We’ve rounded up six of our tried-and-true home remedies for summer problems. Many of these natural remedies use herbs and “weeds” that you might find in your own backyard.