Herbal Flower Cookies

I baked some cookies for our annual school open house and they turned out so good, I wanted to share the recipe! This gluten free recipe combines three aromatic flowers that made my kitchen smell amazing….

Sumac Fire Cider

Sumac Fire Cider is a new twist on a traditional herbal formula. It is an excellent cold and flu remedy and can help stimulate digestion and immune function. It is also useful for the entire respiratory…

Rose Cordial

This rose cordial is simple, but it really captures the complexity and beauty of a summer rose! Sip a small amount as an after dinner treat, or add a splash of Rose Cordial to fruit, ice…

Hibiscus Lemongrass Herbal Punch

We had our annual Green Path Herb School Open House last week and it was so much fun! I made an herbal punch that got rave reviews and I thought I’d share the recipe with you….

Making Herbal Pills

An herbal pill is a combination of powdered herbs or extracts rolled into a small sphere. The herbs are combined with an excipient (defined as an inactive substance that serves as the medium for an active…

Herbal Switchels

When I think about the cold and flu season, the word fun doesn’t readily come to mind. Why do so many of our herbal recipes for illness seem to taste bad? With that question in mind,…

Herbal Honey Cough Drops

Herbal cough drops are lozenges that can be sucked to relieve a cough or sore throat. Lozenges can also be made for the digestive system, for a cold or flu, as a digestive bitter, for a…

Healing Garden Salve

Every year, I learn more from my garden. New plants grow, old friends die. It brings me closer to the cycle of life and reminds me of the great mystery that encompasses our planet and all…

Natural Remedies for Children with Special Needs

As both an herbalist and a mother of a special needs son, I have had many opportunities to apply the information I discuss in this article. I have had lots of occasions to try things and…

Full Body Cleansing: Beyond the Liver and Digestive System Part 2

When doing a cleanse, why just focus on the liver and digestive system? It just makes sense to involve ALL of the eliminatory organs. This is part two of our focus on doing a full body…