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Making a Salve

Making a salve isn’t as hard as you might think! What takes the longest is infusing your favorite herbs in oil. The way I like to infuse my herbs is by solar infusion. 389 more words

Natural Living

Calendula Seedlings

Calendula is a lovely full headed flower used in salves, soap, lotions, creams, mouthwashes and teas . The leaves are also used for it’s medicinal properties in helping heal wounds and a skin soothing botanical. 129 more words

Herbal Teas

HERBAL SALVES, OINTMENTS AND BALMS

HERBAL SALVES, OINTMENTS AND BALMS

Salves, Ointments and Balms

Whats the difference?

Among the herbal community, it seems that some view these terms as interchangeable while others distinguish between them. 224 more words

Salves

NEW APOTHECARY SITE

We are so thrilled to announce that our own Double N Apothecary has its own site! The site will be not only be our new marketplace, but a place to go to get tips, recipes, wellness info, and set up appointments for herbal consultations. 12 more words

Urban Farm

Make Your Own Black Drawing Salve

Black salve is a must have for any natural medicine cabinet. It is great to keep on hand for all sorts of ailments.  Now, this is not to be confused with the traditional black salve made with blood root that is purported to cure cancer. 255 more words

Herbal Tips

All About Violet

Wild Violets (viola odorata) are pretty little perennials that tend to pop up in late winter/early spring (depending on where you live). Unfortunately, most people consider them to be annoying weeds. 901 more words

Herbal Wellness