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Cure earaches and Swimmer's Ear with home remedies that include herbal ingredients such as garlic and mullein flower.
Use up your herb harvest to whip together this creamy herb dip recipe in under five minutes and serve it as a dip or use it as a spread for your favorite wraps.
This bright green Dhaniya Chutney recipe makes a great dip for guests who can handle the spice.
This travel-savvy Sweet & Salty Trail Mix Bar recipe is high in nutrition and rich in great taste.
Delight in these delicious tea recipes in celebration of National Hot Tea Month.
Find even more aromatherapy crafts for the holidays in this second post from the Lemon Verbena Lady.
The upcoming Seven Springs, Pennsylvania, Mother Earth News Fair promises hundreds of presentations on sustainable, self-reliant living; dozens of animals on display; delicious food; and tons of fun.
More and more people are giving up conventional shampoo and conditioner in lieu of homemade hair rinses. For shiny, beautiful hair, use gentle cleansers free of chemicals on your hair. Try one of these three herbal hair rinses: Rose-Chamomile, Cacao-Rosemary and Nettle-Lavender.
On the run? Try one of these on-the-go snacks that are both healthful and handy.
Join the Lemon Verbena Lady as she visits some community gardens in the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia to get you ready for this year's gardening season.
In the summer of 2008, one guest blogger started reading Rosemary’s Sampler, an herb blog by two of her two favorite sisters from Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, and was inspired to start writing her own blog: Lemon Verbena Lady’s Herb Garden.
Lemon Verbena Lady is anxious to get planting new herbs in her herb garden. She explores the wonderful world of herb plant catalogs both in print and online in three installments because there is just so much herbal information to pass along!
Researchers may be able to add "improves mental function" to the long list of rosemary health benefits.
Lemon Verbena Lady continues her exploration of Shakespeare and the herbal flowers and herbs from his plays for a reader of The Herb Channeler. Also she updates some additional seed catalogs.
When your muscles are aching and your bones aren't moving, spice up your life by adding a little more spice to your meals with these herbs for inflammation. It may just be what Mother Nature ordered.
Strengthen your immune system now with herbs for improved vitality and protection from stress and winter illness.
If you are new to cooking with herbs, try adding flavor to your meals with these six culinary herbs.
Assemble this simple list of herbal items and send them to your student to show how much you care.   
The Herb Channeler gets in gear to preserve the herbal harvest for the fall and winter months. Get ideas to freeze, dry and preserve your herbs as well as bring them indoors.
Sweet Iced Tea is a delicious Southern tradition, but the concoctions we find on store shelves are often full of high fructose corn syrup and other nasties. In this recipe, fresh herbs add natural sweetness and help knock down the sugar content.
Sweet Iced Tea is a delicious Southern tradition, but store-bought concoctions are often full of high fructose corn syrup and other nasties. This recipe incorporates fresh herbs, which add natural sweetness and help knock down the sugar content.
The Lemon Verbena Lady visits the VanDusen Botanical Garden's herb garden and finds that it doesn't take a lot of room to have a fragrant and flavorful herb garden.
With all of the rain, the Lemon Verbena Lady has found the perfect time to prune the herbs in her herb garden. 
EcoSmart's new line of natural bed bug repellents can prevent the pests from hitching a ride home with you.
Simple rosemary mayonnaise makes an exceptional sandwich spread.
Boost your immune system, control your cholesterol levels and stay full longer with healthy, easy-to-make winter soups.
These growing strategies will help any beginning herb garden. Discover which herbs are easiest to grow from seed, which are easily propagated from division, and which are easily grown from cuttings.
Rosemary is an aromatic perennial herb native to the Mediterranean that has many uses. This guest blogger loves to use it as a hair rinse. Learn more.
Try this classic Thanksgiving side dish with a yummy fresh herbal taste.
Companion planting can help your favorite plants achieve their full potential.
Herbs contan antioxidants and other helpful properties that can improve memory, boost cognitive function and keep your brain in shape as you age.
Natural Home assistant editor Kim Wallace reviews Prairie Essence Herbal Garden Lip Balm, a natural lip balm made from a blend of rosemary and herb essential oils.
This facial cleanser is packed with botanicals and is great for daily use.
I had one of the best pork chops of my life last night, thanks to a homegrown hog and Nancy, also known to our blog friends as The Lemon Verbena Lady.
You should try the Lemon Verbena Lady's version of a Certo recipe for Herbed Garlic Jelly.
The Lemon Verbena Lady describes her 20th wedding anniversary trip to the Loire Valley in France and shares her search for unusual herbs.
Fire up the grill with these four delicious herbs. Also see some great grilling recipes.
Ponca City, Oklahoma, gathering draws more than 20,000 visitors.
Keep your rosemary thriving with our helpful growing tips.
You don't need a Christmas tree to decorate for the holidays. Here are three herb-friendly and space-saving alternatives to make your home look classic.
Kneipp Healthy Feet Cooling Foot Gel gives a tingly relief to tired feet.

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