How to Make Calendula-Infused Oil

Beautiful calendula is easy to grow and use. Find instructions for homemade calendula-infused oil, plus other uses for calendula flowers.

4 Herbs to Help You Fall Asleep

If you struggle with insomnia or just have occasional trouble drifting off, consider trying one of the following herbal sleep aids.

Valerian Root for Sleep Improvement

Valerian is known for its sedative qualities, which can help to increase sleepiness, as well as to decrease nervousness and restlessness.

Medicine of the People: The Joys of Healing Herbs

There is no experience or practice more valuable, empowering, and utterly satisfying than enabling the health and well being of ourselves, our family, friends and community... naturally.

Chickweed and Lavender Insect Bite Salve

With our chickweed and lavender salve, the bites I typically get that are swollen and painful were nothing more than a minor annoyance. All came from ingredients that we made ourselves.

Herbal Remedies: Fenugreek and Thyme for Winter Ailments

Fenugreek has been indicated in some historical texts as being used for inflammation of the stomach and digestive tract, too. It is said to be the oldest recorded herb found so far. When you couple this flower with another common flower, Thyme, there isn’t a swollen sinus passage that stands a chance!

Healing With Potatoes

The discovery of an uncommon remedy for blood poisoning in my pantry.

Natural Treatments for Bronchitis

Sometimes what starts out as a cold or flu develops into a deep bronchial cough that just won’t go away. These natural treatments can help you heal your bronchitis without antibiotics.