Monthly Archives: August 2018

Dandelion Blossom Gnocchi: Golden Dumplings in Garlic Cream Sauce – Gather Victoria

Dandelion blossoms have a long culinary history, most often made into wine, cordials, jellies, vinegars, fritters, added to salads and the buds are popular pickled. I love to use them whenever I can in cooking, throwing them into muffins, scones, breakfast egg cups, cookies – you name it. Dandelion Blossom Gnocchi just takes your standard potato gnocchi recipe but incorporates

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Herbal Medicine; Homegrown

Although many homesteaders embrace herbal medicine, not everyone realizes how well these traditional medicines work, or that you can grow them on your own land. One obstacle is that many people still equate herbal medicine with superstition, thinking it’s all folklore, of no proven value. But if that were true, it would be a surprise to the big pharmaceutical companies

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4 Life Changing Ways to Cultivate Gratitude Using the Moon’s Energy — Spirit de la Lune

The First Quarter and Waxing Crescent Moon phases hold the energy of the fire realm. Fire is an element that takes both caution and intention when used, making it a powerful element for manifestation and gratitude. Keep a gratitude candle on your daily altar and light the candle with the intention of gratitude and appreciation. Never allow the candle to

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HERBS of SATURN

bones, skin + collagen boosters Saturn is the sixth planet from the Sun and the most distant that can be seen with the naked eye. Saturn is the second largest planet and is best known for its fabulous ring system that was first observed in 1610 by the astronomer Galileo Galilei. Ancient Greeks and Romans, associated Saturn with the God

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Building Better Bones with Herbs, and Lifestyle Changes

As our bones weaken over time, we can look to a variety of herbs and lifestyle changes to improve, and in some cases even rebuild, bone strength. Every second, someone in the world fractures a bone, and more than half of Americans over the age of 50 suffer from osteoporosis or osteopenia. Although women are five times more likely to

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Backyard Herb Healer by AnnesBackyardHerbal on Etsy

You searched for AnnesBackyardHerbal! Discover the unique items that AnnesBackyardHerbal creates. At Etsy, we pride ourselves on our global community of sellers. Each Etsy seller helps contribute to a global marketplace of creative goods. By supporting AnnesBackyardHerbal, you’re supporting a small business, and, in turn, Etsy! Source: Backyard Herb Healer by AnnesBackyardHerbal on Etsy Every tincture is made in small

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How to Make Mead with Berries & Spices

Homemade spiced berry mead is a delicious and easy departure from the usual golden elixir. Its stunning amethyst color and fruity pop is a must-try homebrewing adventure! It is believed that the honor of “oldest alcoholic beverage on the planet” goes to mead. Evidence of this enchanting gold elixir has been found in Chinese pottery vessels dating back to 7000

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