Learn how to arrange flowers from your backyard with these step-by-step instructions for creating a hydrangea bouquet.
This tasty recipe for breakfast potatoes is lightly spicy and perfect for weekend mornings.
The borage plant (Borago officinalis) is a tall herb with hairy foliage, blue starshaped flowers and many useful properties. Whether you use it for healthy, tasty greens, a medicinal herb or a companion plant for your strawberries and tomatoes, you’ll be happy you planted borage.
Flowering herbs have a long history of medicinal use across the world: Discover seven components of Eastern alternative medicine.
See which herbs survive the best with little water during a Texas drought.
One beginning gardener is growing oregano, basil, cilantro and stevia this spring.
If there’s a tea aficionado on your gift list this year, look no further than Numi Organic Teas for one-stop shopping.
The United States Postal Service is set to issue 29-cent Herbs postcard stamps in five designs. Check them out here.
The natural world has many treatments for the cold and flu—and some of them might surprise you. Elderberry, Echinacea, green tea, oregano and garlic are my favorite natural remedies for treating and preventing illness.
Boost your immune system, control your cholesterol levels and stay full longer with healthy, easy-to-make winter soups.
It is still very hot here in my part of Texas. Day after day the temperature reaches 100 degrees or above with no rain. I was in town this morning and two people stopped me to ask how to keep their plants alive in this weather. Here is my advice.
Foods and herbs with natural antibiotic powers keep our immune systems healthy. Check out these antibacterial foods and antibacterial herbs!
Pruning your mints, lemon balm and oregano will help them grow back more lush than ever.
If you are new to cooking with herbs, try adding flavor to your meals with these six culinary herbs.
Need a last-minute gift? Pick up one of these eco-friendly gifts for everyone on your list.
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.
One herb lover gets a chance to write her very own blog for her favorite herb magazine, The Herb Companion.
The four-lined plant bug is a regional pest that plagues plants belonging to the mint family and other of your herbal favorites.
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.
Yeast infections are most often a result of an imbalance in the body. Treat yeast infections naturally with these tips!
Bladder infections affect millions of women each year. Taking antibiotics for a bladder infection can increase chances of a repeat infection, so bypass the pharmaceuticals and treat your bladder infection naturally with these home remedies.
Acne can be caused by a number of factors, from poor nutrition to hormonal imbalance. Learn how to combat acne naturally with these home remedies for acne treatment.