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Menopause: Herbs Can Help

Black cohosh, vitex, dong quai, and other herbs to help ease menopausal symptoms.   Black cohosh root (Actaea racemosa) a herb used in natural herbal medicine  to treat menopausal and pre-menstrual symptoms in women. Recently, a large hormone replacement therapy (HRT) study was abruptly ...

Natural Help for Athlete’s Foot

Healing oil between your toes instead of itching. Researchers have identified many plants with antifungal activity. This activity can be put to good use in treating fungal skin infections such as athlete’s foot, clinically called tinea pedis. Athlete’s foot is quite common and results in ...

Rose – Podcast

Part of our series on Herbs and Herbals, this episode focuses on Rose (Rosa) Host: JoAnne Bauman Sponsored by Mountain Rose Herbs Find Rose products from Mountain Rose Herbs! Heirloom Gardener - North American Wild Roses Mother Earth Living - Wild Roses: History and Health ...

Lovely Lungwort

One of the most visually interesting plants in my garden is lungwort, Pulmonaria officinalis, in the borage family, Boraginaceae; the flowers are both red and blue and the dark green leaves have white spots, making it an easy plant to recognize. It is low-growing and has spread as a pretty ...

winter squashes

Squashes and Pumpkins – Diverse and American

It is winter across North America and gardens are frozen. Yet we eat vegetables, not all of them imported from warmer regions. Squashes are traditional winter vegetables, with dozens of distinctive varieties. The word squash is from the Narragansett tribe of Rhode Island. European settlers ...

8 Festive Ways to Use Herbs in Your Holiday Decor

Do you hate the cookie-cutter holiday designs found in every store? Maybe you want to go green and kick consumerism to the curb. You can do both with these easy ways to use herbs to spruce up your holiday decor. 1. Hang a Fragrant Mobile If you want to spice up your kitchen, why not design an ...

Herbal esseantials and travel basics for a roadtrip

Herbal Essentials and Travel Basics for a Safe and Care-free RoadTrip

Going on a road trip is an exciting experience that enriches the soul and helps expand our horizons. That being said, it’s often accompanied by various nuisances, from digestion problems and sleep disturbances to daunting car issues. In this article, we’re listing travel and herbal basics ...

lettuce

Lettuce, Lactuca sativa

Lettuce is one of the most common and recognizable vegetables. And, surprisingly, one we under-use.  Lettuce is Lactuca sativa, an annual plant in the daisy family (Asteraceae). Since we eat the leaves before it flowers, we rarely notice the small yellow flowers or the seed heads with ...

7 Tips for Coping with the Stress of Trying to Conceive

Trying to conceive can be one of the most stressful experiences because it’s not about the effort, it’s also about the expectations, hopes, and ultimately, disappointment when nothing happens. Getting a period while trying to conceive is probably akin to getting stabbed in the chest and ...

Being in nature is one of the greatest kid-friendly natural and herbal remedies that can boost their concentration and focus.

Kid-Friendly Natural and Herbal Remedies to Boost Concentration

It's not uncommon to see a lack of focus and concentration in children which may be caused simply by attention deficit disorder or ADHD. Research shows that ADHD affects around 4-5% of school-aged kids and if your child is one of them, it's important to consult your doctor on available ...

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