Welcome to Digging Deeper! In this latest installment we're going to explore the medicinal and magickal properties of Eucalyptus. Even though many of us will never have the opportunity to grow this wonderful medicine for ourselves, it still holds an important role in our home apothecaries and herbal collections. Keep reading to unlock all of its secrets.
Welcome to my garden. Today we're learning all about chamomile.
Long before ancient herbalists started singing its praises, coriander was already a world traveling superstar. Dig deeper into your herbal education with coriander.
For centuries, Sage, common garden sage, has been cultivated with intention. It’s very name means “salvation” or "to heal." Any herb or plant which is given the name “officinalis” is recognized as having significant medicinal benefits. It means “used in medicine”. The Greeks, the Romans, and the Egyptians all understood the importance of this healing, culinary, and magickal member of the mint family.
Explore the medicinal and magickal properties of Calendula.
Did anyone else ever see the whole bay leaves in their mother’s spice cabinet and feel totally justified in all of your backyard potions? Just me? Bay was my first legitimate introduction to using whole herbs.
Lavender is a wonderful little flower with BIG properties. It can be used in culinary, magickal, and medicinal applications. Teas, syrups, desserts, tinctures, washes, oils, incense, charms, and spells. Lavender does it all.
Echinacea is not only one of the most popular herbs of our times, it is one of the top immune-enhancing herbs. Join me in learning all about its medicinal and magickal properties.
Windstorms and wildfires. What a way to come out of the broom closet.
Please join us on this slightly different Digging Deeper post as I take my daughters foraging into the wild for blackberries.