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Herbs: An Overview

An Overview of Herbs- For growing, using, and enjoying! When thinking of gardening, cooking, eating healthy, one cannot get away from the beauty and necessity of herbs.  Regardless of your goal- to grow healthy food for you and your family, to attract butterflies, to make your gardens beautiful or to simply delight your senses- herbs … Read More

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How To Make An Herbal Tincture

How To Make An Herbal Tincture It’s easy to make medicine in your own kitchen from herbs grown in your own garden! The essential oils and herbal essences are soluble in alcohol (drinking alcohol, not rubbing alcohol) making alcohol a better solvent than vinegar for making tinctures.  Once the menstrum (plant material and solvent) has … Read More