How to Store Herbs Properly.

Whether you are an herbal business owner or the family herbalist you have asked yourself; “Now that I have all these wonderful wellness supporting herbs, what should I store my herbal bounty in?” Storing herbs correctly is the first step … 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

How to Control Your Eczema Holistically

Eczema is a common condition and affects everyone differently. Trying these holistic ways to improve eczema can keep flare ups at bay and improve your quality of life. 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

How to Holistically Relieve Seasonal Allergies

Always consult a medical professional before starting any alternative therapies. Seasonal allergies can strike at any time, leaving you tired, dizzy and even itchy. You never know when you are going to have an allergy attack. All people are different … Continue reading

Reducing Stress with Herbs

*Always check with a medical professional before starting any Herbal therapy* All herbs and plants have many properties and helpful uses; reducing stress is just one of the many ways to utilize herbs. We all have stress in our lives. … Continue reading

Cooking With Herbs

Cooking With Herbs

An Herbalist’s Point of View Everyone cooks with herbs and spices. Sometimes we use fresh herbs and sometimes dried, it doesn’t matter which stage you use the herbs and spices. Either fresh or dried will make your food taste delicious. … Continue reading