Herbal kitchen

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Chelsea McDonald

Creating Your Home Herbal Apothecary

DYI Herb Wreath, Soup Gift, Tea Swags

3 Rustic DYI Herb Crafts: Learn to Make a Home Decor Wreath, Dried Soup Holiday Gift and Tea Swags with Beautiful How-to Photography.

Aloe Vera Gel: How To Harvest It and 20 Ways To Use It

Aloe is one of those plants just about everyone has around the house. And if you don’t have a few, you should. And if you have just one but would like some more, then learn

Creating an Herbal Apothecary at Home | Ginger Tonic Botanicals

How to create your own at home herbal apothecary incuding what herbs to stock, how to store them, how to label and how to use each herb

Aloe Vera Gel: Make Your Own, DIY, Step By Step, -Sand Between My Piggies

Aloe vera gel is so soothing., but I don't care for the chemicals that are in it. So, if you want a homemade aloe vera gel that is chemical free, keep reading to learn step by step instructions. How to make aloe vera gel is a snap with these tips.

9 most beautiful and easy-to-make DIY wreaths for Christmas |

Wreaths are my favourite kind of Christmas decorations. Simple DIY wreaths are budget friendly too, especially if you can forage some bits yourself!

Dandelion Pesto

15 reviews
10 minutes

Go foraging for dandelion greens and make this nutritious dandelion pesto! Recipe is from the Alchemy of Herbs book by Rosalee de la Forêt.

How to Harvest and Freeze Aloe Vera Gel – LearningHerbs

It's easy to harvest and freeze aloe vera gel. Use it on dry or burnt skin, or add it to food and drinks to soothe the digestive system.

Fir Needle Forest Chai for Respiratory Wellness

5 reviews
13 minutes

This foraged tea blend uses pleasant tasting fir needles and chai spices to create a delicious and festive drink. It is also good for respiratory wellness and opening the chest and sinuses. This recipe is from The Backyard Herbal Apothecary book by Devon Young.

DIY Herbal Skin Care: how to use plants to make natural beauty products

How to extract the beneficial compounds in herbs and flowers to make herbal skin care. Includes info on making infusions and natural skin care recipes

Immune Boosting Cinnamon Thyme Tea | Recipes to Nourish

9 reviews
20 minutes

This home remedy is known for helping support the immune system and soothe irritated throats.

Bread Recipe With Wild Yeast - With Honey Water Or Fruit Yeast - Sew Historically

You don't need commercial yeast to make a delicious loaf of bread! Bake homemade bread with wild yeast from scratch with honey water or fruit water.

Fermented Root Beer: Homemade Soda Made With A Ginger Bug

10 reviews
35 minutes

Traditional homemade root beer is made with real roots, herbs, berries, and spices. This fermented root beer recipe is made with a ginger bug!

How to Make a Wild Yeast Starter

3 reviews
10 minutes

Learn how to make a wild yeast starter for home brewing and natural sodas! From the book The New Wildcrafted Cuisine by Pascal Baudar.

Fermented Probiotic Ginger Beer

How to make probiotic ginger beer using fresh ginger. This naturally fermented beverage is packed with health beneftis and is a healthy alternative to soda