Sage Benefits for Home, Health & Personal Care

Sage Benefits for Home, Health & Personal Care

Salvia means “to save”, and with all the wonderful benefits of sage, you’re sure to want it in your garden, kitchen & medicine cabinet. We’ll share simple tips to help you use this versatile herb. Sage (Salvia officinalis) is a perennial, evergreen subshrub, with woody stems, grayish leaves, and blue to purplish flowers. Salvia (sage)…

Harvesting Rose Hips for Food and Medicinal Uses
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Harvesting Rose Hips for Food and Medicinal Uses

Several years ago, we planted about half a dozen rose bushes as part of our homestead permaculture plan. This year, the plants are loaded with fruit, so I’m sharing tips for harvesting rose hips and how to use them. The hips have tiny hairs that can cause irritation if you don’t process them correctly, so…

7 Home Remedies for Upset Stomach to Soothe Indigestion

7 Home Remedies for Upset Stomach to Soothe Indigestion

Upset stomach, indigestion, heart burn, diarrhea and other tummy troubles can really slow you down. I’ve compiled this home remedies for upset stomach that may help soothe stomach pain, plus recommendations on how to avoid indigestion in the first place. If you’re coping with specifically stomach flu symptoms, you should take a look at The Best…