All About Lavender

Lavender, well-known in the worlds of gardening, baking, and essential oils, has now amassed substantial research, peer reviewed research, and is taking the scientific world by storm.  But long before there was peer reviewed science, cultures from the distant past and around the globe new lavender was special. A Little History The lavender plant has […]

Store supplies scarce? DIY Hand Sanitizer!

Greetings Humans! There’s a lot of craziness going on all around us due to COVID-19 with folks buying up all the toilet paper and bottled water in many stores, leaving the rest of us questioning why toilet paper and water? In addition, disinfectant wipes and hand sanitizers are becoming extinct as well.  It takes a […]

Pomegranates – Did you know?

Pomegranates—that delicious red seeded fruit that is in abundance this time of year—really shine in their wealth of powerful plant compounds, some of which have potent medical properties!  Yes!  Good for the inside, good for the outside! Pomegranates pack two unique substances that are responsible for most of their health benefits.  Punicalagins (found in the […]