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How To Use Lavender Herb (for home, body, and food)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Lavender, the beautiful flower loved by gardeners, herbalists, and bees is a powerhouse botanical. This flowering beauty is another one of those multi-purpose herbs. Lavender herb is prized for it’s perfume and should be as that perfume and the rest of the plant can serve us, our homes, and …

Herbal Hair Detangler

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Learn how and where to cut when you prune your herbs- Scratch Mommy

Learn How (and why) To Prune Herbs

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission.   How often do you get a haircut? Every six weeks or so? How does it make your hair feel? Pretty good, huh? Like your hair cut, plants benefit from a trim every now and then, too—especially herbs. But, how do you prune herbs? …

Herbal glycerites are a wonderful and beneficial way to infuse herbs and add them into your next DIY projects. Come learn how over at Scratch Mommy!

Herbal Glycerites For Skincare (How and why to make non-alcoholic herbal tinctures)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Every now and then an herbal skin care product will call for the use of vegetable glycerin. This clear, sweet liquid helps smooth, soften, and protect skin. It’s perfectly wonderful all on its own, but we can increase the healing properties of that glycerin …

Come learn what a liniment is and how you can use them. Grab our DIY soothing muscle liniment recipe, too!- Scratch Mommy

What Are Herbal Liniments (and a soothing muscle liniment recipe)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. What are Herbal Liniments? Unlike a tea made with water or an extract that’s a concentrated, alcohol-based preparation designed for internal use, a liniment is a topical preparation of herbs that soothe and comfort the skin or muscles. Many herbal liniments use witch hazel extract …

Start-Up Guide For The Home Herbalist- Featured On Scratch Mommy

Start-Up Guide For The Home Herbalist

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. If you enjoy cultivating a from-scratch lifestyle and have an interest in natural health, learning to work with herbs to support your family’s well being can be a rewarding skill. You might even have most of the tools you need to get started – …

Learn how to use mint herb for your body, home, and as food!- Scratch Mommy

How To Use Peppermint Herb (for the home, body, and food)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Peppermint…that fragrant, almost extremely invasive plant in the herb garden is a miraculous botanical. This abundant and easy to grow herb has seemingly no end to its many uses, which is a very good thing considering how fast it spreads. So, how to use …

DIY Herbal Tea Blends (the perfect stress reliever for you and to give as gifts!) - Scratch Mommy

DIY Herbal Bath Teas (recipes for stress relief!)

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. There comes a time in everyone’s life that stress invades and the search for some relief begins. There are, of course, numerous ways to bust stress – exercise, healthy food, time with friends, herbal medicine, and much more. A simple way to head that …