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St. John’s Wort Oil

St. John’s Wort Oil

    The search for St. John’s Wort   I’ve been wanting to make St. John’s Wort oil for some time but I’ve had trouble finding St. John’s Wort or growing it. This year I’ve been trying to get several herbs to grow from seed. I […]

How to Dry Herbs–without a Dehydrator!

How to Dry Herbs–without a Dehydrator!

      When we spend so much time growing or foraging for our medicinal or culinary herbs, we want to make sure that they last with as much taste and medicinal potency as possible! The simplest form of preservation is to dry the herbs. […]

Coltsfoot Honey — A Natural Cough Syrup

Coltsfoot Honey — A Natural Cough Syrup

      Coltsfoot was the first flower I saw this year in March growing on the side of the driveway to our new house. At first they look like dandelions, but unlike dandelions, the flowers come up before the leaves. I quickly looked up […]