Tag: herbs

Making Cinnamon Stick Santa

.and here is the last of my trio of cinnamon posts. After Cinnamon Ornaments and making Cinnamon Candles, it is now time to use the rest of all those cinnamon quills and pieces of cassia bark to make some Cinnamon Stick Santas. ...

Cinnamon candles

Covering candles in cinnamon is the absolute easiest;project, no craft skills required at all.....but they make great decorations or decorative gifts. I had a bag full of large cassia bark as well as the more traditional cinnamon quills, so in the photo you can see that I covered a large...

Herbal Christmas Projects – Brighten your holidays with herbs

The silliness of the season is well and truly upon us here at Herbology HQ. There is some manic gift making and the decorations are all finally up - better late than never. For those of you who are still in need of some herbaceous holiday ideas, never fear -...

‘Tis beginning to smell a lot like Christmas

So, just in time for the silly season, lets have a look at some seasonal herbal gifts and decorating ideas. Cinnamon Ornaments seem to make the rounds every so often, but I had not tried it before. Who had the idea to make a dough out of cinnamon and...

Birch Juice anyone?

I've never heard of birches being juiced, and this just happens to be my favourite tree. So it was only natural that I would appoint myself as the selfless taste tester to share this discovery with you.My research tells me that birch juice is very much a common........

Herbal Petcare – Healthy pets, naturally!

Humans arent the only living creatures to know the healing powers of herbs. Animals in the wild will naturally turn to herbs if they are feeling unwell and our domesticated friends can benefit as well....

More Herbology on Facebook

Ten years ago blogs were the go-to places for fast information, meeting like minded communities and many creative ideas. Blogs are still popular of course, but Herbology for example has more fast moving information and interaction on the Facebook page these days ....and has had for sometime. So don't...

The book, the articles and those giveaways

It has been completely manic over the past month (or two), everything having been taken over by the release of 'Homemade Health'. Instead of it being all I post about on here I thought I would do a some bunched up posts that cover a few days at...

Make vitamin water that’s actually good for you

Vitamin water made with fruit and herbs, no suggar added. It's such a simple idea, yet so very good for you. At a time where some of you are sweltering in early summer heat, this may be a great way to keep hydrated....

Herb Awareness 2012

It's that time of year again. HERB AWARENESS 2012 is happening on Sunday May 27th at Albion Peace Hall from 9 til 4. This annual event is hosted by the Qld Herb Society, for everyone who wants to know more about growing and using herbs. ...