Tag Archives: herbs

Comfrey–For When You’re Not Very Comfy

Comfrey–For When You’re Not Very Comfy

Is it just me, or does summer make you clumsy and accident prone? Within the past 14 days, I’ve suffered from: blisters on my toes from adorable-but-torturous new sandals; a heat rash from bathing suit chafing; a minor burn on my thumb from making ca ...
Supplement Guide for Men

Supplement Guide for Men

Did you know that June is Men’s Health Month? While we tend to hear a lot of health tips geared toward women at various times throughout the year, we mustn’t forget to pay attention to the well-being of the special men in our lives! ...
Blueberry-Cilantro Infused Ice Cubes

Blueberry-Cilantro Infused Ice Cubes

Hydrate, hydrate, hydrate. You know the drill: eight glasses of water a day keeps the thirsties away (and your entire body running smoothly). But by glass three or four, your taste buds start to crave more. Make every sip satisfying with the addition ...
Greetings from Mrs. Crankypants

Greetings from Mrs. Crankypants

You know who’s got a case of the Mondays? Me, 7 days a week. I love my job, but being at my desk at the crack of dawn is beginning to wear me down and make me irritable. So are my neighbors, who insist on blasting mosh pit tunes from dusk till done. ...
Top Two Herbs to Support Healthy Energy

Top Two Herbs to Support Healthy Energy

Energy: do you ever wonder where it comes from? When you have it, life is easy, stress is manageable and you get a lot of things done. However, we all know what it’s like to be dog-tired, and it is during these times that having a little extra help f ...
Oil of Oregano…for Every Ache and Woe

Oil of Oregano…for Every Ache and Woe

I try not to take traditional medicine unless it’s absolutely necessary, as in: I’m on my deathbed, gasping for breath. (And my boyfriend teases me that even if I were on my death bed, I’d ask for a tincture of apple cider vinegar a ...