That’s the real enchantment of herbs, how all the gifts of aroma, flavor, and healing capture us!
The name savory is a good descriptor of the flavor of this herb. It has a bit of hot spicy flavor on the tongue. Savory tastes like a combination of oregano and thyme. The essential oils of savory and thyme are very similar in their chemical make-up so their similar flavor that can be used interchangeably in recipes
Recently on one of my evening walks around the neighborhood, I came upon a patch of Calendula. The bright orange … More
Get to know the diversity of sage. Culinary, medicinal, cosmetic, aromatic and useful in landscape design. Not all are edible, some are intensely fragrant, one is mind-altering when smoked, and some are just simply floriferous and nothing more.
Notice the edges of this mint? It is a hint for an easy way to identify Spearmint. The leaf edges are … More
Go nurture yourself and take a mini spa moment with fresh herbs from the garden!
Even though lovers of a pristine lawn are ready to strike and kill these bright yellow heralds of spring, dandelions are highly favored plants for wild-crafting herbalists.
A plea for parsley…it is more than just the garnish on the side of the plate!
Winter warming pause moments as we celebrate the return of light.
Give the gift of a herbal home spa.