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Drinking with Herbs: Lemon Peel Tea

Drinking with Herbs: Lemon Peel Tea

This month we're talking lemon peel. Got a whole blog about it right here. In our Black/Yellow tea, we use dehydrated lemon peels - not fresh ones,...
Deeper than Plants: My At Home Apothecary

Deeper than Plants: My At Home Apothecary

Of course, I rely heavily on herbal tea for my herbal medicine. I use infusions daily and drink herbal tea like it's going out of style. That thoug...
How To: Ring the Alarm on Ice

How To: Ring the Alarm on Ice

It's raw food season over here, so we're enjoying lots of cold fruit, fresh pressed juice and iced tea. You thought we wasn't? Our newest tea, Blow...
Drinking with Herbs: Golden Milk

Drinking with Herbs: Golden Milk

  There are blogs about Golden Milk everywhere, but who couldn't use another? Haha. Golden Milk is a turmeric and milk drink. I made this Golden ...
Guest Post: Use Green Bae Like An Adult

Guest Post: Use Green Bae Like An Adult

Green tea is known to help with weight loss, depression, cancer, heart disease, diabetes, cholesterol, blood pressure, YOU NAAAAAME IT! Green Tea’s...
Drinking with Herbs + Tea: Mango C.R.E.A.M. Tea

Drinking with Herbs + Tea: Mango C.R.E.A.M. Tea

This weekend I made something so damn delicious and I just had to share it. No fancy schmancy names - just a straight up recipe. Give it a try th...
Drinking with Herbs: Herb Infused Wine

Drinking with Herbs: Herb Infused Wine

Herb Infused Wine, oh how I love Thee...let me count the ways. Haha. Sometimes you can mix herbs and more conventional things, like wine.  Here...
Guest Post: Drink Tea Like An Adult: Alternative Uses for OG Chai

Guest Post: Drink Tea Like An Adult: Alternative Uses for OG Chai

I have no idea how this is a thing but I know several people who haven’t figured out how to enjoy drinking tea. They would say that they don’t like...
Herb of the Month: Elderberry

Herb of the Month: Elderberry

Elderberry was my introduction to the power of herbs. I work in a small but open office and take public transportation every single day. Ugh. Elder...
Drinking with Herbs: Rosemary & Vodka Lemon Drank

Drinking with Herbs: Rosemary & Vodka Lemon Drank

Picture this: It's Black Friday, you've been out shopping for all the stuff you don't need all day and you've finally made it home. You're lounging...