Beautiful dried herbs...an easy way to preserve your herbs for use when you have no fresh herbs. Come learn our tips for preserving herbs on Scratch Mommy!

How to Store Herbs for Potency and Longevity

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Herbs are some of the easiest things to preserve. Seriously! Listen…if you want to get the most flavor out of your herbs, both from your garden OR if you bought them, there are a few simple steps you need to follow for maximum potency and longevity. …

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Calming Catnip Herbal Tea Recipe

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Anxiety is not a pleasant experience. It can be chronic, or seem to come from nowhere, but either way, those who have it want it gone. Gentle nervines like catnip and chamomile are great for calming anxiety and getting your mind and body back …

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9 Herbs That Benefit Breastfeeding

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Breastfeeding is such a natural thing. You have a baby and instantly your body starts gears in motion to help you feed your little one. Unfortunately, it’s not always flawless. Sometimes breastfeeding is difficult. Sometimes you have to put extra work into it. Sometimes you …

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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 …