It isn’t likely that very many of us in North America will ever get to wild forage for cinnamon. However, it is a worthy addition to your home apothecary and magickal shelf.
Stinging Nettle is so much more than just an herbal tea. It's actually food! Deeply nourishing, tasty, food. If you haven't already discovered the the magickal and medicinal properties of Nettle, you can do that HERE. Let's get down to recipes. Picture from Naked Cuisine Nettle PestoRosemary Gladstar | Medicinal Herbs: A Beginner’s Guide There… Continue reading Remedies and Charms Using Nettle: Dinner
Women aren't the only ones who go through changes as we age. Guys do too. And just like we need to start paying closer attention to our breasts, they need to start paying closer attention to their bums. That's right. We're talking prostates today. Go grab your man, he's going to want to read this too.
Nettle is very much a mothering herb. She teaches us to respect the world around us, to slow down, and to really get to know the plants we seek. And she bites us if we are too rash, overly familiar, or not paying attention to what our plant allies are telling us. Protection and Boundaries. At the same time she is nourishing, one of the most nutritive plants we come across. Healing and Love. Let’s not forget that mothers are also resilient, keeping a clean home and multiplying anything that is brought to them. Inner Strength, Purification, and Abundance. Keep reading to learn even more about Nettle and all of her magickal and medicinal attributes, including history, holistic uses, and simple spells.
Yarrow is one of those wonderful plant allies, like plantain and self-heal, that just always seem to be underfoot when you need them. But maybe you live in an area where they're not so readily available. Learn how to make a salve so this wonderful medicinal plant is always with you.
Yarrow is an ancient and respected herb steeped in mythology and bursting with medicinal and magickal benefits. Keep reading to unlock her secrets and find out why she should absolutely be in your home apothecary.
For many of us, it just isn't feasible to run out and plant a giant evergreen tree in the garden, but it may be possible to forage for it depending on where you live. Of course, you might also be able to harvest your Christmas/Yule tree so don't give up hope! Fir holds an important role in our home apothecaries and herbal collections. Keep reading to unlock all of its secrets.
Lemon Balm, like so many other famous healers, comes from the mint family. It has a citrus-y scent and flavor that lends it just as easily to culinary applications as it does to medicinal and magickal ones.
There are as many varieties of basil as there are ways to use. Come explore all the surprising culinary, medicinal, and magickal properties of basil with me.
Welcome to my garden. Today we're learning all about chamomile.