Tag: ginger

Cooking with Herbs – Thai Cuisine

The fresh and healthy taste of Thai food prompted me to write about the health giving properties of the herbs used in this popular cuisine. Authentic Thai cookery relies on five essential tastes – sweet, sour, hot, salty and bitter. The trick lies in getting the balance right so that...

High Blood Pressure – Can herbs bring it down?

Hello Herb Lovers, it’s FAQ time again! Dear AnkeB, I have a question for you – High Blood Pressure – what herbs can bring it down? I have only once suffered high blood pressure and that was during my son’s pregnancy and now it has raised it ugly head...

Can you afford to get sick? Boost Your Health with Herbs

You work, run a family, you have a myriad of commitments – if you are like the average person today then you just can not afford to get sick. Our immune system is negatively affected by physical and emotional stress, as well as poor diet or lifestyle choices. Mother...

Natural Herbal Remedies for Headaches

Natural Herbal Remedies for Headaches There are thousands of people throughout Australia who each day suffer from headaches or migraines. With so many healing methods presented by Western medicine you would think herbs would have been ruled out as a valid treatment, but they have not. Headaches may be...

Herbal Ups and Downs

Hello herb lovers I have been really slack taking this long to post again. But here I am and it’ll be a long one.   This morning I went out to the Brisbane Produce Markets to buy a large amount of pomegranates. Last year I made my first attempt...