How to Make a Simple Body Scrub at Home.

How to make a simple body scrub at home with ingredients you can find in your kitchen. Introducing Aroma Foundry Essential Oils. Continue reading

Using Herbs to Support Eczema

Herb can support eczema effectively while trying to find the underlying cause. Herbs can help reduce flareups and offer comfort in many ways. Continue reading

Nourishing Homemade Taco Seasoning

Take your tacos to a new level of nourishment with this homemade taco seasoning. Learn how to give an extra herbal health boost where you didn’t even think of…Taco Tuesday! #letseatsmarter Continue reading

How to make a Healing Herbal Pain Relieving Salve

Lately, we have been experiencing a lot of aches and pains in my house. The cool damp weather of our new location has Mr. JEM and I stiff and achy. Our 4 children seem to be suffering from growing pains … Continue reading

Basil: How to Grow, Harvest and Store

Basil is a very aromatic and flavorful herb used in cooking and medicines. Basil is native to India, Asia and Africa but can now be found growing all over the world. Basil is part of the Mint plant family; some may … Continue reading

An Herbalist’s Point of View: Catnip (nepeta cateria)

Disclaimer Catnip (nepeta cateria) Family: Lamiaceae (mints) Also known as: Catmint, Catswort, Field balm Catnip is native to central Europe but is now naturalized across Northeastern U.S. and parts of Canada. Catnip can grow up to 2-3 feet wide and … Continue reading

An Herbalist’s Point of View: Yucca (Yucca spp)

Disclaimer Yucca is a plant that has been used for centuries by many Native American tribes. These tribes used Yucca for food, soap and medicinal purposes. They even used the leaves and fibers to create clothing, footwear, rope and other … Continue reading