December 30, 2018

Cedarwood Mothballs – A Recipe to Keep the Moths from Snacking on Your Sweaters

Cedarwood mothballs smell way better than your traditional white mothballs, made from a chemical in coal tar.  Cedarwood has been used for centuries to prevent moth holes in fine clothing and rugs.  Lavender is also an effective deterrent.  It may help keep away the larvae of the common cloth moth, […]
January 3, 2019

Sedative / Calming

Certain herbs and essential oils can have a calming effect, lowering blood pressure, and promoting a sense of relaxation and peace. Calming Recipes Blog Articles RESEARCH The listings of research below represent a compilation of scientific articles found on the topic, with a very brief overview description of each article/study.  […]
September 18, 2019

Kunzea (Kunzea ambigua) Research

Latin Name: Kunzea ambigua Family:  Myrtaceae Kunzea is an Australian plant often called the tick bush that is a medium growing shrub with small fragrant flowers.  It has been used by local Aboriginal communities for tight muscles, joint pain, inflammation, and skin irritations. RESEARCH The listings of research below represent […]