One of my favourite herbs when it comes to a relaxing cup of herbal tea. Great for stress and insomnia while its gentle lemon fragrance never fails to uplift…read more
As we are in the middle of exam time and rosemary has been in the press quite a bit recently, I thought it would be interesting to learn a bit more…read more
Herbal infusions and decoctions – a lovely cup of tea or something more! Tea, camellia sinensis, is probably one of the most undervalued…read more
We are great at complaining about the weather and that includes me! Spend all the damp cold days wishing it was warm and dry then spend all the dry…read more
I was very fortunate to be brought up in the countryside where days were spend going for long walks through the Northumbrian countryside…read more
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