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Herbal Pesto Recipes

You can make pestos, pastes, and purées from just about anything. I try to keep a few jars of various pestos in my refrigerator at all times. Most last 2 to 4 weeks, and even longer if they contain salt and vinegar. These little jars of greens, garlic, and oil are often my lifesavers at the ...

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Green Recipes for Late Spring

There’s no easier time to cook with ingredients grown outside your door than the couple months leading to the summer solstice. Use the following vegetable- and herb-filled recipes as guides to make balanced, budget-friendly, and seasonal meals. To stay local, substitute whatever vegetable or ...

Adaptogens Herbs for Stress and Balance – Astragalus

What are adaptogens? Adaptogens are herbs that help us adapt to changes and stress caused by physical, biological, emotional, and environmental factors. They can assist in restoring balance within the body and help us defend against both chronic and acute stressors. One of my ...

Exfoliating + Coffee Body Scrub Recipe

Exfoliation is a vital part of a skin care routine that is often overlooked. When we experience dry skin, all the moisturizer in the world won’t help if you’re applying it to the flaky, dead skin. Exfoliating on a regular basis helps to slough off the dry, dead skin on the surface ...

Blackened Chicken on Caribbean Salad with a Jalapeno Lime Dressing

If your garden or local farmer's market is bursting with herbs like mine is you are probably looking for new ways to incorporate all that goodness into your diet.  This summer salad is bursting with fresh herbs. Blackened Chicken on Caribbean Salad with a Jalapeno Lime ...

Golden Milk (Turmeric Tea)

Golden milk seems to be one of life's great pleasures. The soothing color, spices and creamy texture are truly delicious. I like to use coconut milk to make this drink, but the milk is really just a carrier for the spices. You get to use whatever milk you enjoy best. The spices that go into the ...

Sage Hair Rinse (Video)

Sage Hair Rinse Video by Mother Earth Living Try this easy-to-make, all-natural sage hair rinse to achieve healthy, conditioned hair. > For more great videos check out MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends on YouTube!  

Grandpa’s Mouthwash Recipe (Video)

Grandpa's Herbal Mouthwash Video by Mother Earth Living Try this easy-to-make, effective herbal mouthwash to heal inflammation and maintain a healthy mouth. For more great videos check out MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends on YouTube!  

Bay Rum Aftershave

There are several versions of this old-fashioned skin tonic, but this recipe uses witch hazel in place of stronger alcohols and fresh bay leaves, allspice and orange zest. Cinnamon smells great and its anti-inflammatory properties help soothe skin after cleansing or shaving. • 1⁄2 cup ...

Making Sage and Ginger Tea

https://youtu.be/pkNh-eV5vBM How to make a soothing tea for a sore throat using fresh ginger and dried sage.

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