Herbals

Mugwort

Mugwort
  Mugwort, Artemisia vulgaris, is an herb that grows widely in the northeast. To some, it's a pesky weed, cropping up in gardens and lawns, spreadi...

Wildcrafting - Early Spring Edibles

Wildcrafting - Early Spring Edibles
There is still snow covering the land outside my window, but in many places spring has settled in and the plants are beginning to thrive. Bright ...

Flu Fighters: Elder and Fire Cider

Flu Fighters: Elder and Fire Cider
The flu is here, and it means business. Check out two of my favorite recipes for fighting it off and staying well.

Winter Medicine: Pine

Winter Medicine: Pine
The healing herbs of summer are sleeping beneath the snow, but the trees remain and offer us their powerful medicine. Here is a quick guide to enjoying the gifts of the pine tree this winter!

Kitchen Medicine - Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme

Kitchen Medicine - Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme
A quick guide to the medicinal uses of common culinary herbs.