How to Make Rosehip Syrup

How to Make Rosehip Syrup

Whilst the winter chill arriving is not usually a cause for celebration, it does herald the beginning of rosehip picking season.  Rosehips are best harvested after a good frost. Collect them when they are fully matured and have reached their most vivid shade of red or...
How to Make Sage-Infused Honey

How to Make Sage-Infused Honey

Sage Helps When You Have a Sore Throat I’m seeing a lot of colds and flu now that the weather is turning colder.  Sage is a wonderful herb that is at home in most sore throat remedies.  Research shows it’s antibacterial activity is due to its thujone...
Turmeric Paste Recipe

Turmeric Paste Recipe

  Here’s a recipe for making your own turmeric paste.  This is great for your skin.  But remember, turmeric turns everything it touches a lovely warm yellow colour! Like this post? Please share the love: TweetShare...
Essential Oils to Repel Mosquitos

Essential Oils to Repel Mosquitos

The combination of warm weather and the lovely pond full of still water just outside my lounge door has become very enticing for mosquitos.  It makes it difficult to relax with the doors open onto our lovely garden. I’ve been researching essential oils that...