Tag: herbs

Beat the Heat with the Raspberry Mint Iced Tea Recipe – Adult Version Included!

| June 16, 2017 | 37 Comments
Beat the Heat with the Raspberry Mint Iced Tea Recipe – Adult Version Included!

  Beat the Heat with the Raspberry Mint Iced Tea Recipe Mint is a popular herb which has several benefits including proper digestion and weight loss, relief from nausea, depression, fatigue and headache, treatment of asthma, memory loss, and skin care problems. It is a well known mouth and breath freshener that is scientifically known […]

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Adventures in Vegetable Gardening

| April 23, 2015 | 17 Comments
Adventures in Vegetable Gardening

It’s that time of year again when my daughter and I plan out our vegetable garden. It seems that each year we expand the garden a bit more, try to grow something different and plant something too early. This year, we have decided to fill our vegetable garden with: cherry tomatoes ground cherries mini cucumbers […]

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Spice Up Your Holiday Drinks with Healthy Herbs

Spice Up Your Holiday Drinks with Healthy Herbs

#1 Peppermint hot chocolate Ingredients: Hot chocolate mix and peppermint tea Instructions: Dissolve your hot chocolate mix as the directions recommend into your mug and add the peppermint tea bag. Healthy herb info: Peppermint (Mentha piperita) is great for assisting the digestive process, especially when it comes to relieving gas.  Therefore, this drink is great following your large […]

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Getting Dirty In The Garden – A Review & Giveaway 06/11 ~ CAN

| May 23, 2013 | 10 Comments
Getting Dirty In The Garden – A Review & Giveaway 06/11 ~ CAN

Since moving to a bit more of a rural setting with 3 acres just over 5 years ago, I’ve been experimenting more with different types of gardening. I love the growing season after our long and dark winters and get really excited about the colours and smells the garden brings each growing season. I know […]

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