November 16, 2018

Warm Spice Essential Oil Room Spray Recipe

This Warm Spice Essential Oil Room Spray Recipe aromatically brings on the holiday cheer! The season is upon us when friends and family will be visiting.  Spruce up the smell of your house with a few spritzes of this warm spice essential oil room spray!  The aroma has an uplifting […]
December 3, 2018

Ajowan Chai Tea Recipe to Help with Congestion

For centuries, people from India have been drinking ajowan tea to help with respiratory congestion.  Also called ajwain tea, I have modified the traditional Indian recipe slightly.  Instead of using cow’s milk, I have substituted it with coconut milk.  You can choose whatever type of milk suites you best.  Also, […]
December 5, 2018

Easy Loose Herb Tea Gift Idea

Loose Herb Tea is so much better than tea from a bag! Do you have a loved one who enjoys a good cup of tea?  Here is a great gift idea that is easy to make.  Create a lovely loose herb tea gift set.  You just need the dried herbs, […]
February 4, 2019

How to Make Jarred Spicy Mandarin Oranges

Jarred spicy mandarin oranges are great to make in the Winter months.  The citrus and spices combined taste delicious. Overwhelmed about jarring? Some people are overwhelmed about the idea of jarring foods.  But if you follow the steps, it is really fairly easy, and mildly time consuming.  If you have […]
February 19, 2019

Herbal Mouthwash Recipe

More cold weather is coming.  So, this morning, I went outside and assessed the herbs still barely growing in my garden.  It is surprising what can survive through the Winter in Dallas, TX, if you plant in a protected area.  Still alive were my mint, sage, thyme, and rosemary.  I […]
November 1, 2019

Try Making Cinnamon Pinecones

Cinnamon pinecones offer an aromatic holiday delight.  Make this recipe and place it in a decorative bowl to enjoy! Plus, this is a great time of year to collect pinecones that have fallen from the trees.  Pinecones from outside should be shaken and then heated to prevent bugs attached to […]
December 1, 2019

12 Holiday Tea Recipes – Easy to Make & Great to Drink During Chilly Weather!

What is on my wish list this holiday season?  Ahhh, to slowly sip a steaming mug of holiday tea while warming my toes next to the fireplace. A great book in hand, along with a spicy herbal peace soothing me from deep within.  When the weather outside is frightful, I […]
February 3, 2020

Delicious Year Round – 5 Cold Brew Tea Recipes

By: Kathy Sadowski, MS in Aromatherapy, LM, RA (Registered Aromatherapist) Pictured: Cold Brewed Hibiscus Lime Tea – Thanks to Mountain Rose Herbs for providing the organic products to make this recipe! Have you ever over-brewed your hot tea, making a bitter drink that’s hard to enjoy? Cold brewing is a […]