Herbs

How to Make Elderberry Syrup

How to Make Elderberry Syrup

It’s easy to learn how to make elderberry syrup. Elderberry, the berries from the shrub Sambucus nigra, is a relatively safe and effective treatment for influenza. There’s research to support this assertion. It is also helpful when you have the common cold.  Here’s how to […]

Five Uses for Garden Herbs

Five Uses for Garden Herbs

What are the uses of garden herbs? One of the questions I’m often asked about herbs is, “Okay, so you’ve grown all these herbs. There’s only so many you can sprinkle on your food. What do you do with them all?” Let’s take a look […]

Recipe for Lemon Parsley Jelly

Recipe for Lemon Parsley Jelly

Have you ever looked at your herb garden and wondered what you would do with all of that parsley? Aside from feeding these guys: (Eastern swallowtail butterfly caterpillar) Parsley is often used as a garnish but it offers tremendous nutrition. Contained within its leafy green […]

How to Make Herbal Vinegar

How to Make Herbal Vinegar

It’s easy to make herbal vinegar and the results are delicious! Make Herbal Vinegar Have you ever seen fancy bottles of vinegar and oil at home stores? They’re usually colorful bottles filled with herbs and liquid. Many people give them as gifts and housewarming presents. […]

Herbal Bath Salts with Aroma Foundry Essential Oils

Herbal Bath Salts with Aroma Foundry Essential Oils

This simple recipe for herbal bath salts creates a delightful, fragrant addition to your bath that will nourish your senses and pamper your skin. I received samples of Aroma Foundry essential oils in exchange of an honest receive, and I’m delighted to share with you […]