8 Herbal Coffee Alternatives, Including 2 You Can Grow
Check out these natural, caffeine free, herbal coffee alternatives for a healthier morning habit or a warm and toasty drink that won't keep you up at night.
Yellow Dock: A pesky weed as food, medicine and fairy furniture
Scientific Name: Rumex spp. Family: Polygonacea or buckwheat family Parts used: young leaves, seeds, roots Plant Properties: cooling/drying, alterative, slight laxative, astringent, iron enhancer Plant preparations: food, tincture, vinegar, molasses syrup, decoction This pesky weed that is despised by so many offers us so many uses whether it be nutritious food, potent medicine, or even beauty in the way of a brilliant yellow dye or a unique flower arrangement. Many of you are probably…
Rose Infused Cheesecakes - A Perfectly Healthy Valentine's Day Treat For Kids | Growing Up Herbal
Looking for a sweet but healthy treat this Valentine's Day. How about trying some rose infused cheesecakes? Not only are they pleasing to the eye but the tastebuds as well!
How To Make Chocolate Extract
I hope you're sitting down because, whoa, this is huge. Cacao beans contain top notes that are usually lost when they're processed into chocolate, but you can get them back by adding in chocolate extract. Just grab cacao nibs and vodka, bourbon, or rum and follow these instructions.
14 Last Minute DIY Christmas Gifts – Herbal Academy
14 hand selected Last Minute DIY Christmas Gifts! Ideas range from beauty to outdoor to food, and all can be put together in an afternoon or less.
How to Harvest Medicinal Roots : Dandelion & Valerian
Fall is the perfect time to harvest medicinal roots like dandelion and valerian for use in the home herbal medicine cabinet.
GAPS - Gut and Psychology Syndrome - My Experience
My GAPS Diet Experience has been life changing. The GAPS Diet focuses on reversing leaky gut and issues like autoimmune, behavior and mental health struggles.
French's Classic Yellow Mustard
Americans' passion for yellow mustard began in St. Louis at the 1904 World's Fair when the tangy sauce was spread over the top of the classic American hot dog. Today, over 100 years later, French's mustard is the top brand found in restaurants, and 80 percent of U.S. households have a bottle of French's somewhere in the pantry or fridge. Those bottles will eventually run dry. And if that happens to you, you may need to whip up some of your own yellow mustard in a flash. If you've got dry…
Wild medicine: How to make a plantain poultice, the right way
Foraging has its own challenges. Thorns, needles, rocks, mosquitos, wasps. But the good thing is: we are never lost, as there are so many healing weeds around. I'm sharing this recipe with you...
How to Make Vanilla Extract
Here’s how to make the best homemade vanilla extract to flavor your cookies, cakes, frosting, and more. Cheaper and better-tasting vanilla extract takes only 2 ingredients!