Making your own natural skin care products allows you control what goes into each mixture. No surprises! This cleanser for dry skin has all the right ingredients to safely clean and nourish your skin. Cleaning your face with a cleanser that is non-drying is so important! The ingredients definitely make a difference allowing you to … Click here to continue reading ….
If you have oily skin, most likely you suffered through your early years, especially adolescence, battling blackheads, blemishes and other outbreaks. You may have continued to battle blemishes as you got older, but you also became more fortunate. The oily skin you battled has protected and lubricated your skin so that you have fewer lines … Click here to continue reading ….
If you have dry skin, you may find yourself willing to do almost anything to remedy the problem. Making your own skin care products may be the answer. By making your own herbal skin care products for dry skin, you control what touches your skin … keeping the good stuff and eliminating the bad! A … Click here to continue reading ….
This story begins on June 30, 2013 when I discovered a lump in my left breast. That day has changed my life forever – some ways good, some ways not so good. If you would like to read the journey about my battle with breast cancer from the beginning, click here. If you only want to … Click here to continue reading ….
This is the first in what I am sure will be many recipes safe to eat when fighting cancer. As I find myself facing and fighting this disease, I am having to find new ways to prepare foods. I have always taken great pride in my ability to create delicious meals … and I have … Click here to continue reading ….
“Are you goin’ to Scarborough Fair? Parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme. Remember me to one who lives there, she once was a true love of mine.” In Simon and Garfunkel’s song, Scarborough Fair, they make reference to 4 herbs: parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme. Have you ever wondered at the meaning of this line in … Click here to continue reading ….
Cindy’s Herb and Spice Blend If you are looking for a great blend to season your foods instead of salt and pepper, or if you are looking for a great way to add seasoning to many different dishes, consider using Cindy’s Herb and Spice Blend. I mix this recipe up in large batches and add … Click here to continue reading ….
Health Benefits of Herbal Teas – Not Equal You Say? Has the reported health benefits of herbal teas got you scrambling to add them to your diet? Then you’re not alone. Many people are now adding a cup of herbal tea to their daily health regime. But unfortunately not all herbal teas are created equal … Click here to continue reading ….
Rosemary Basics Rosmarinus officinalis Rosemary is a medicinal and culinary herb. It’s a wonderful addition to the herb garden. It also makes a great ornamental shrub when used in the landscape. It releases a distinctive piney aroma when brushed against making it an ideal component in a scent garden. Description: Rosemary is a hardy perennial … Click here to continue reading ….
Garlic Basics Allium sativum Garlic is a medicinal and culinary herb that many people and cultures love to eat and use medicinally! In medieval times, garlic was actually eaten as a vegetable. It has been used for thousands of years as a powerful medicinal herb. Description: Garlic, being an Allium, is in the onion family. … Click here to continue reading ….