Category: Herbs

Herbs lead to teas, tinctures, illness & cure

Lemon Verbena

Lemon Verbena fresh picked

Herbs Chapter 1: Lemon Verbena I have Spain to thank for bringing this lovely herb back to the shores of Europe, upon it’s discovery in South America in the early 1600’s.  Lemon Verbena, one of my favorite herbs grown in my un-kept herbal garden.  I’ve given pickings of this herb to various friends, and when …

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Yarrow Herb

yarrow herb

Yarrow is a beautifully blooming plant that comes in many varieties of colors. The yellow, orange, soft pink, white, and even a mix of purple and white. The herb can be seen growing along almost any path in Switzerland, and it grows quite hearty during the initial days of summer. Turns out, this plant is …

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Elderberry Bouquet

Natural bouquet My inspiration for picking today’s Elderberry Bouquet spurred from the royal wedding this weekend of Prince Harry. The new Duchess of Sussex (Meghan Markle) carried a lovely natural bouquet for her wedding.  Her bouquet was simple, yet elegant.  It boasted delicacy at its finest with white and willowy characteristics. Had she in fact …

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