How to Make Infused Vinegar + 3 Easy Recipes to Try Now
There are so many ways you can use fresh herbs from your garden, but this is my new favourite! Herb infused vinegar gives you practically unlimited flavour combinations that you can use on salads, as dips, or even by the spoonful. Here’s how to make herb vinegar, plus a few of my favourite combinations to get you started. #herbs #herbgarden #recipe #vinegar #infusion #gardenrecipe #gardengrown #ediblegarden #gardentherapy
A Culinary Kitchen Garden Perfect for Small Spaces - Garden Therapy
I use fresh herbs in cooking year-round and love to keep them close to the kitchen for easy harvest. Join me as we tour the transformation of my perennial herb container garden into a culinary kitchen garden that looks as beautiful as it is tasty. #growyourown #herbgarden #gyo #herbs #ediblegarden #gardening #gareningideas #gardentips #gardentherapy
Echinacea Root and Flower Tincture for Cold and Flu Season - Garden Therapy
Whether you are already sick or are simply trying to keep your immunity strong, Echinacea is your best friend right now. It can be hard to know exactly how to prepare and take Echinacea for health, but this Echinacea Root and Flower Tincture is simple to prepare and use. #coldseason #flu #sick #healing #remedy #nature #natural #echinacea #herbs #herbgarden #gardenideas #flowers #gardentherapy
How to make Sea Glass Stepping Stones
Learn how to make garden stepping stones using colorful sea glass. This project requires only a few inexpensive materials including glass pieces. Full video included #lovelygreens #diygarden #seaglass
How To Grow Ciliantro Seeds At Home?
One of my favorite plants to grow in the early spring is Cilantro. I like to get that pungent taste and freshness, as well as the health benefits, into our diet as soon as possible. Growing cilantro from seed is the only way to frugally get the organic supply I want. #Gardening #indoorgardening #foodsafety #preparednessmama.com #vegetablegardening #outdoorgardening #foods
The Essential Guide to Rosemary: Care, Uses, and Healing Benefits - Garden Therapy
Rosemary can be used in so many different ways, from culinary recipes to natural beauty to pest control, and it has long been renowned for its healing properties. Follow this essential guide to rosemary for the best tips on how to grow, care for, preserve, and use this hardy wonder herb. #rosemary #growingguide #healinggarden #healingherb #herb #herbgarden #gardentherapy
How to make DIY Ollas: Low Tech Self-Watering Systems for Plants
Introduction to using ollas in the garden and simple instructions for how to make a DIY olla using a terracotta plant pot. Ollas are an inexpensive way to keep plants watered. They slow-release water around growing plants using an ancient technique discovered by people living in arid regions. Ollas are not only great at keeping plants watered, but they save water too #irrigation #gardening #watering
How to Make Pure 100% Coconut Oil Soap (Cold-Process Recipe)
Use just three ingredients to make this simple coconut oil soap. It uses a 20% superfat stops the bars from being too drying and is one of the bubbliest soap recipes to make. It doesn’t even require an immersion blender #soaprecipe #coconutoilsoap
DIY Rose Petal Body Cream Recipe • Lovely Greens
Recipe + instructions for making Rose Petal Body Cream. Made with fresh flowers, rich oils, and beautifully scented essential oil. A body cream that tones and smooths while plumping the skin #lovelygreens #beautydiy #essentialoilrecipe #naturalskincare #diybeauty #roserecipe #lotionrecipe #bblogger #selfsufficient
How to Grow Mint for Tons of Refreshing Greenery - Garden Therapy
Can’t get enough of that minty fresh taste? Growing mint in the garden is so easy to do, so why not have fresh mint at your disposal for garnishing foods, making mojitos, and adding some refreshing coolness to your dishes? Here’s how to grow mint from seed or as cuttings. #mint #herbs #herbgarden #gardening #gardeningtips #gardenideas #ediblegarden #growyourown #gardentherapy
8 Useful (and fun) Things to Do With Your Lavender Harvest
Excitingly, lavender has lots of uses around the house. It can be used for cleaning, relaxation, healing, and even repelling insects!
How to Make Infusions with Your Garden Grown Herbs
If you are growing herbs or have access to some why not try making some herbal oils and vinegars? It’s easy to create herbal oil infusions and vinegar with this simple tutorial.
Natural Lavender Body Balm recipe + instructions
Easy recipe and instructions for making natural lavender body balm. Recipe includes shea butter, beeswax, and pure lavender essential oil #lavenderrecipe #diyskincare #bodybalmrecipe #essentialoilrecipe #beeswaxrecipe #lavenderessentialoil
Calendula Lotion Recipe + DIY Instructions
Calendula & Honey body lotion recipe + instructions. This calendula lotion recipe creates a rich body cream with the natural skin soothing properties of calendula flowers, oats, and honey. Use it to nourish dry and damaged skin all the year round #lovelygreens #diybeauty #greenbeauty
Mom’s Summer Salad
Once the tomatoes were ripe, my mom made this salad almost every day. It’s a very simple recipe using ingredients that were made for each other. It is just the right combination of locale and momma love and steeped in a story that brings everything together and feeds my soul.
Make all Natural Bath Bombs with sweet Herbal oils • Lovely Greens
Recipe & instructions for making all natural bath bombs with lavender, peppermint, calendula, & marjoram oils. Skin loving ingredients that calm and soothe #bathbombrecipe #herbalbeauty #herbalism #calendularecipe #lavenderrecipe #essentialoils #bathfizzies
Harvesting Herbs, Healing, and How to Make the Perfect Cup of Herbal Tea - Garden Therapy
There are few things as satisfying as the ritual of harvesting fragrant herbs, then using them to make wonderful herbal tea. Preparing a cup of tea signals your body to focus inward and heal what ails you. Learn how to make a healing cup of herbal tea: #herbs #herbgarden #gardentherapy #tea #herbaltea #herbalteagarden #teagarden #recipe
7 Things to Do With Lavender
Lavender is such a versatile plant, it’s a pharmacy unto itself! This aromatic herb is healing to the skin, calms the nervous system, and helps to soothe stress. It’s also antiseptic and very cleansing on an energetic level. From topical remedies to food to household use, here are seven wonderful things to do with lavender.
Herbs in Winter: Learn How to Overwinter Herbs - Garden Therapy
Wondering what to do with herbs in winter? If you have a thriving herb garden, you can proactively protect them by employing some of these ideas. Here’s everything you need to know about how to overwinter herbs and keep them happy all year long. #herbs #herbgarden #gardening #gardentherapy #winter #wintergarden #overwintering #ediblegarden #gardeningtips
7 Cooling Herbal Drinks for Summer
Stay hydrated and find relief from the heat with cooling herbal drinks! Check out these delicious herbal drink ideas for your summer hydration station, plus a cooling herbal tea for your feet.
Sweet Orange Soap Recipe + Instructions • Lovely Greens
Make your own citrusy natural soap with sweet orange, may chang, and cedar essential oils. Tiny flecks of orange zest add color and extra fragrance.
How to Make Naturally Yellow to Orange Annatto Soap
Annatto soap recipe showing how to make naturally yellow to orange-colored soap. The natural colorant used is annatto seeds from the achiote tree, a food-safe ingredient that's also brilliant for soap making! Depending on the infusion and the amount used, you can achieve beautiful yellows to vivid orange. Coloring soap is one of the most creative parts of soap making, and if you want to