Infused oils are my favorite. I love all of the other herbal preparations, but infused oils are what I work with most, being a main ingredient in all of my balms and salves. You can find me on Etsy if you are interested in any of my handmade goodies. Infused oils can be a little [...]
A girl's best friend.
The one plant I will talk about that could actually hurt you, if you don't respect her. Please do your research.
I have bi-weekly posts well into fall that cover different plants and DIY posts over tinctures and other herbal remedies. I have actually already started the process, but I wanted to let you all know what was going on. I am covering plants that I myself have found, or can find, relatively easy in my [...]
The Flower that symbolizes the crucifixion of my Lord in its beauty. Even creation sings His praises.
I did a thing guys! I now have a Patreon page where, if you are willing and able, you can support me and help me keep this site ad free. Higher tiers also get discounts and free products from my Etsy shop. I tried on-site ads for a little bit in the beginning of this [...]
It isn't much, but I put together a short video over the course of three days that shows the progress of the snow in East Texas from my back and front porch, respectively. The residual snow actually lasted until day 4, maybe even day 5 in the shade, which is why I named this post [...]
I want to start off by saying that winter is not the best time to be collecting pine pitch, but it is the best time to learn knew things you can try when spring comes back around. During this time of physical rest I believe is the best time to mentally workout. FUN FACT: Amber [...]
Pine bark tea, along with pine needle tea, has been used as a vitamin C supplement to prevent scurvy. It is also high in antioxidants like the pine needles. I would say it is a great alternative to needle tea if your pine needles are out of reach. I personally only have a small section [...]