Tag: sage

Starting out with herbs

I wish I had counted how often I was asked, “Where do I start?” People ARE interested, and they really want to make herbal changes in their lives, but they are daunted by the information they see available. They come to me with books that have...

A herbal welcome

Finally, a sign of life from the intrepid travelers. It has taken some time to organize net access, but it would appear that I am now able to share some of my adventures with you. We are on the Dorset coast in the south of the UK. A two...

Herbal drinks – A modern take on ancient recipes

Hello Herb Lovers, On Sunday Pixie Boy and I went to the Northey Street Organic Markets in Windsor (Brisbane).  After we had our usual Tibetan Morning Rice for breakfast – creamed rice with goji berries, pistachios, orange syrup and whipped cream – we went on a bit of a...

Winter Herbs – Planting Guide

Hello Herb Lovers, If you think your herb gardening days slow down now that winter has set in you might be surprised to hear that the cold season is a busy one indeed.     No matter what area and what climate, now is the perfect time to update...

Herbal Holiday – England

Herbal holiday part 2:   From Frankfurt we flew to the UK. We stayed in a gorgeous little Dorset village called Mudeford. Temperatures were 10 – 20 degrees warmer than Germany which made outings a little easier.   Unfortunately we didnt get to do too many outings since this...