Organic Herbs and Tea Blog

Discover what we learn about herbs and tea benefits

Support Local Honey

Honey Comb

When you are looking to enjoy honey, there are great reasons why you should support local bee keepers by purchasing their honey. Not only is it something that is great for the local economy, it’s something that is also equally as good for the local environment and for your health.

The Healing Power of Mullein

Mullein

With many people taking notice of how badly pharmaceuticals can affect you, and how they may not work on some, people are returning to a good old fashioned and trustworthy method of healing: Herbs. A once popular position in cultures is becoming more sought after as people are understanding that Mother Nature is here to help us, and heal us. The herbalist is someone that many people are starting to seek after again to help with their ailments in a natural way. I always suggest that you talk to both a regular physician as well as herbalist before starting any herbal program. The herbs I wanted to talk about today however have many great and wonderful healing properties: Mullein

Tea Gift Ideas

There are a million different and amazing ideas to give the tea lover in your life, but where to begin choosing? We hope that this quick and simple list will allow you to find that perfect gift to light up the life of your favorite tea enthusiast.

The Wonderful Chamomile

German chamomile

Hippocrates is noted as one of the first physicians to study and comprehend the medicinal properties of chamomile, and the going further back with the Egyptians used chamomile for fevers and can still be used today for fevers.

The Amazing Elder Tree

Elderberry

The Elder tree has been used for a few centuries and was called “Nature’s Medicine Chest” or “Country Medicine Chest” and it has more folklore attached to it than most other European plants.

Holiday Tea Relief

Bourbon Mint Tea

There are so many great and wonderful reasons to stop during the middle of your busy holiday shopping and get some tasty tea. We all have so much going on that the dread of holiday prepping tends to stress us out.

Flu FighterHerbs

Feeling sick, Day 59 Project 365 12.18.09

I despise being sick, but when it can’t be helped there are some natural cold remedies I tend to enjoy turning to in order to make sure I can kick the bug sooner than later.

Sleep Well Herbs and Teas

Sleeping, Sleep Like A Baby

If you’re like me and you have about a million things going through your head both day and night, you know the suffering that is experienced from not being able to sleep that well. For me, it’s hard just to get my thoughts to stop racing and feeling like I’m suffering from anxiety 24/7. With the thoughts of what I got done that day, what still needs to get done, and what I have yet to do for the rest of the week it often bogs me down to where I’m unable to sleep at all. With that being said, I have had many things that I have found over the years that in different combinations will help me fall asleep. These are just some of the ways that I have found to help alleviate that stress from not sleeping and put myself into a peaceful and restful state kind of like a sleeping baby.

Allergy Relief Teas and Herbs

Which do you choose? A natural method for clearing out your congestion and slowing down the allergies or do you take the medical route and just down another allergy tablet? Well, I’m here to let you know that there are definitely some excellent sources of natural allergy relief through tea.