By Lauren Hill Check out the Gardening Indoors as a Family Infographic below the article! Children and gardens just naturally go together, but not everyone has the yard space to accommodate aspiring gardeners. Many of the parents I speak with about indoor gardening have little or no outdoor space at all. Indoor gardening is a […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
An earache occurs when the tissues in the ear become inflamed from an irritation or damage to the tissues. This can cause redness, swelling, heat, and pain, and may lead to an infection. Next time you or a member of your family feels ear pain, try the natural remedies for earaches explained below… Natural Remedies […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
Skin care specialists continually emphasize the importance of moisturizing. That is because your skin needs hydration, and going without moisturizing is like going without water – you wouldn’t do it! Moisturizing will make your skin look beautiful now and will prevent aging in the future. However, store-bought moisturizers can be expensive and many contain unnecessary […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Yesterday we answered the question: Why Grow Organically? Now that you know why, you also need to know how to grow herbs organically. Although it is easy to use synthetic fertilizers and pesticides in your garden, these harmful chemicals have detrimental effects on the environment, your health, and the taste of your herbs. Learn more […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
It can be easy to grow herbs with the help of synthetic fertilizers and pesticides, but that doesn’t mean it is the best solution. Growing herbs organically can be difficult, leaving many people to wonder why you should even grow herbs organically? Organic foods are growing in popularity because more and more people are realizing […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
Check out the How to Grow Basil Infographic below. If you like using fresh herbs in the kitchen, then you should definitely add basil to your herb garden! This wonderful culinary herb is found in a variety of cuisines, and most notably Italian dishes. But not only is basil delicious, it is a powerful medicinal […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Check out the Natural Remedies for Headaches Infographic below the article! Suffering from headaches is not fun. Whether it is just mild tension or an excruciating migraine, we all want fast relief, but popping pills each time isn’t the healthiest solution. Check out the natural remedies for headaches below so that you can get the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
We all want a clean home and fresh clothes and linens. One of the most common ways we do this is with the use of the household cleaner, bleach. While bleach is inexpensive and safe when used in the correct amounts, there can be certain risks that come with bleach. For instance, harmful effects of […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Check out the Making Tea with Loose Herbs Infographic below! Most people choose to buy tea bags from the store to brew their herbal tea, but if you’re looking for a less expensive, healthier, and more flavorful alternative, try making your own teas with loose herbs at home. All you need is herbs, water, and […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
What is Vitamin D? Vitamin D is known as the “sunshine nutrient” because it is produced when ultraviolet rays from sunlight hit your skin and begin vitamin D synthesis. Vitamin D is also synthesized in plants, fungi, and some foods. What are the Health Benefits of Vitamin D? The health benefits of vitamin D are […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Check out the How to Grow Oregano Infographic below the article! Culinary oregano is popular in a variety of cuisines, most notably Italian (who doesn’t love a little oregano on their pasta?), Mexican, and Spanish dishes. Oregano is unique because it is one of the few herbs that tastes better dried. Oregano has a strong, balsamic […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Body odor isn’t exactly a topic everyone wants to talk about; but more likely than not, it is something we’ve all experienced at one point or another. Yes, store-bought deodorants work just fine, but they aren’t the healthiest solution. If you’d rather go for an all-natural, safer, and more environmentally friendly alternative, try making your […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Check out the How to Make Herbal Cream Infographic below the article! The following video by Rickvanman explains how to make herbal creams. This video is a part of his “Herbalism Basics” on YouTube. In the video, Rick describes how to easily make your own herbal creams right at home! Unlike salves or ointments that […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
If you are at a loss as to which herbs to plant in the shady areas of your landscape, don’t worry! A lot of great herbs thrive in low-light. Read on to learn more about which herbs grow in shade so you can utilize every inch of your herb garden space. Herbs that Grow in […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Check out the Springtime Herbal Iced Tea Recipes Infographic below the article! Herbal tea is known for its medicinal benefits. Packed with herbs that treat the body, mind and spirit, herbal tea can be a soothing hot beverage or a refreshing cold drink. You can easily make your own delicious herbal iced teas right at […]Continue Reading... No Comments.