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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...
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...
Deeper Than Plants: Alteratives & Blood Purifiers

Deeper Than Plants: Alteratives & Blood Purifiers

Alteratives are herbs known wayyyy  back in the day as a "blood cleanser." Alteratives are herbs that alter the body's metabolism of wastes, so tha...
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: 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,...
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...