DIY: Make Your Own Tea With Summer Herbs
This fun tutorial will show you how to create your very own herbal tea blends right at home. There’s something about these long, warm summer days that makes me crave fresh, flowery herbal tea. Flowers and young leaves are at their most delectable right now, with all that gorgeous sunlight just eking those essential oils to a plants' surface.
Dr. Mom To The Rescue~ Part 1: Health Care At Home The Natural Way Featuring The Home Apothecary
I'm so excited to share this with you today. This post, in a three part series, has been a work in progress. It comes to you after much study and personal experience. It's my wish that the information will inspire as well as educate. I believe that God has not only given us plants as nourishing foods to strengthen and feed our bodies, but I also believe that He has given us the gift of plants for our health and healing. As I've discovered, these plants are to be used with skill…
Dandelions Aren't Weeds! The Healing Properties of Dandelions
The healing properties of dandelions: Bitter flavor stimulates healthy digestion, contains minerals and vitamins A, C, and E, supports liver function...
Best Ways to Dry Herbs for Tea?
Q: I have a ton of lemon balm and mint growing in my garden. Every summer I swear I’m going to dry them for tea, but I never do.Does anyone have any tips for doing this?I was even wondering if I could give away jars of dried mint as gifts, or find fillable tea bags. And what are other uses for dried mint?Sent by LeahEditor: Readers, how do you dry herbs? I’ve seen people hang them to dry, but I haven’t tried this yet myself.
You need only two ingredients to make this fresh and fragrant Mint Sugar! It is perfect to sprinkle on top of fresh fruit, rim cocktail glasses, or stir into tea or lemonade. No matter how you use it, you will love the refreshing minty sweetness the Mint Sugar adds to your favorite food and drinks! …
Do Purple Roses Exist?
Purple roses do exist, but they are a rarer rose color. To obtain a purple rose, different naturally occurring rose species must be crossbred. You can also make a white or pink rose into a purple rose with artificial dyes.