Quick & Easy #Herbal Recipes


Backyard herbal #1 Plantain

By Stormy Stewart
I have started a weekly series on my facebook page and blog http://returningtotheoldways.blogspot.com/ It will be on weeds....

Choose Your Basil Dressing

By Teresa Horn
This is a recipe I mixed up one summer day and enjoyed it very much. It...

Cleansing herbs for your Body

By Stormy Stewart
Did you know everything to cleanse your body of toxins is as close as you kitchen...

Cleopatra's Anti wrinkle lotion

By Stormy Stewart
Cleopatra Beauty of the Nile was a clever woman. She was an accomplished botanical chemist Cleopatra...

Compress for Bleeding

By Stormy Stewart
Yarrow is a very valuable medicinal herb, alternative medicine as an antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative,...

Fire Cider for colds and flu

By Stormy Stewart
This is a healthy herbal formula that takes 4 weeks. the video is on here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JU8U0bDmXks

Herbal Cough Syrup from your spice cabnet

By Stormy Stewart
Most herbal cabnets have everything you need to make you well. Here is a cough medicine...

herbal medicine chest for your pet

By Stormy Stewart
How to give herbs to pets Fresh and dried herbs: Dried bulk herbs, or fresh herbs can...

Herbed Tomato Dip

By Teresa Horn
This recipe I mixed up one summer day while in the kitchen wanting something to snack...

How to Dry Herbs in the Refrigerator

By Tere Gill
This is a super-easy way to dry fresh herbs. In my opinion, it preserves the color...

Kitchen cabnet and counter cleaner

By Stormy Stewart
Lately I have had a urge for oranges, something I am usually not interested in. So...

Lavender Rub for Asthma

By Stormy Stewart
Lavender Rub for Asthma Just rub on the chest area as needed, but most especially before bed....

lime coconut lip balm

By Stormy Stewart
You put the lime in the coconut but don't drink it a;ll down instead wear it...

Lobelia

By Stormy Stewart
One of the most commonly cultivated varieties, Lobelia inflata, is used as a herbal medicinal supplement. It...

Make your own Aloe Vera Gel

By Stormy Stewart
Here is a stable way to make and keep fresh aloe vera gel for lotions and...

Mint Julep Tea

By Teresa Horn
This is a recipe I mixed up one summer day and enjoyed it very much. It...

Peppermint Foot Salve (for him)

By Stormy Stewart
Beeswax applied to the skin helps to prevent skin dehydration and in foot balms, it prevents...

Peppermint Rosemary Atheletes foot spray

By Stormy Stewart
Here is a recipe for a terrific foot spray that not only soothes and refreshes your...

Plant yourself some RED CLOVER

By Stormy Stewart
Clovers and especially the red ones have bioactive components: calcium, lecithin, chromium, magnesium, potassium, silicium, vitamins...

Rose water toner

By Stormy Stewart
This is a great treat for the skin. The gentle astringent qualities of rose water have...

Simple Healing Herbal salve & dehydrate plantain

By Stormy Stewart
This nice smelling salve soothes and protects cuts and scrapes. It is so gentle you can even...

Sore throat gargle

By Stormy Stewart
At first sign of a sore throat use this gargle. Read #2 several times. "DO NOT SWALLOW".

Sweet Birch (Betula nigra) tea

By Stormy Stewart
Uses The leaf tea is reported to eliminate gravel and dissolve kidney stones when taken daily for...

Tea to Reduce Irritability & Anger

By Stormy Stewart
Anger and irritability serves no one. why not try this wonderful blend to sooth your raw...
11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto

11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto


Bright green in color, pesto is a classic northern Italian sauce. Traditionally made with basil, Parmesan, garlic, olive oil, and nuts (pine nuts or walnuts), it has a slightly grassy and nutty flavor. Easy to make at home, it’s versatile and quite tasty. We’re sharing pesto sauce from scratch recipes along with ways you can […]

Refreshing Summertime Evening Cocktails

Refreshing Summertime Evening Cocktails


What better way to relax at the end of the day than to make a refreshing cocktail and take a few moments to yourself? We all know summertime can be busy. We may not be able to do this every day, but at least once a week I try to. It helps me clear my […]

16 No-Bake Dessert Ideas To Make This Summer

16 No-Bake Dessert Ideas To Make This Summer


Turning on the oven during the summer should be illegal. These no-bake dessert ideas are going to be your new favorites! Sweet and rich, these no-bake desserts set up in the fridge or freezer for an easy summer treat. So get ready to indulge in these delicious no-bake desserts!