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Introducing the Holiday Pop Up Shop!

How is the shopping going? Get anything healing?

Well, just in case your answer was no….today (well, this week) is your lucky day!

We have created a pop up shop for this week…only this week…featuring some of our favorite , easy to use remedies (including a pampering remedy). 109 more words

Rosemary, the Dew of the Sea

Rosmarinus officinalis, commonly known as rosemary, is an easy evergreen shrub to identify. Originally from the Mediterranean, the genus name is composed of the Latin  503 more words


DIY Comfrey Tincture - for healing wounds

My comfrey plant was powering away in the garden, so I decided it was ready to be divided into several new cuttings. Dividing comfrey is simple. 389 more words

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How to Use Yarrow

Yarrow is one of the most useful medicinal plants you will find tucked throughout your garden, the roadside, or out and about in the field! 386 more words


Tracking Lavender Pests over the Growing Season

Lavender is affected by several insect and disease pests but little is known about their development and life cycle on the crop. In 2015 we monitored four lavender sites over the growing season for all major and minor pests to track their development over the season. 1,021 more words


Making Risotto

Risotto is a hearty, warming rice dish, rich in flavor, of which any of a hundred different ingredients can be added to it. Risotto is not only versatile, but easy to make. 1,008 more words

Healthy Italian Cooking

Yule Gift Ideas Pt 1 – Presents You Can Make Yourself

The holiday season is upon us and for many of us the next two months will be spent planning and preparing meals, baking cookies and shopping for gifts to give to family and friends. 1,422 more words