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DIY Herbal Salve with Natural Herbs Video by Mother Earth Living Skin is the first line of defense against sharp edges, hot coils and infections. Skin problems such as cuts, burns, rashes and many more can be treated with an herbal salve made from natural herbs. Salves are thickened ointments made from infused oil, beeswax […]Read more »
Rosemary Gladstar Discusses Herbs for Depression and Anxiety Video by MOTHER EARTH NEWS Rosemary Gladstar joined us in the garden to share plant wisdoms as part of the Free Herbalism Project. Rosemary discusses the healing properties and uses for Sage and Thyme.” >> For more great videos check out MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends on […]Read more »
4 Herbs to Help You Fall Asleep Video by MOTHER EARTH NEWS MOTHER EARTH NEWS Senior Editor K.C. Compton answers a reader question: “I sometimes have trouble sleeping. What herbs would you recommend?” >> For more great videos check out MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends on YouTube!Read more »
Arthritis can be an excruciating experience for many people, both young and old. You know you have this debilitating disease when you have aching inflammation and an inflexibility of your joints. Pain in the joint can include any part of the joint itself; ligaments, tendons, cartilage, and muscle. Studies show that almost 40 million people […]Read more »
Proper skin care is an important subject for a lot of women, especially once they have reached a certain age. They are looking to maintain the healthy, youthful-appearance of the skin, keeping wrinkles and other signs of aging at a safe distance. If you are interested in enjoying a glowing, imperfection free complexion as well, […]Read more »
Herbs the Grow Well in Shade Video by Mother Earth Living Associate Editor Gina DeBacker answers the reader-submitted question, “What are some great plants to grow in the shade?” This is one of the more popular topics on our website since many of us aren’t blessed with prime gardening spots that receive full sun, so […]Read more »
Sitting on a front porch, strolling through a garden, enjoying a mindful moment, noticing the scent of the flowers and herbs, sun warmed and brought to you on a peaceful breeze is one of lifes great pleasures. Lavender is one of my favorites to grow. It is relatively easy to grow in planting zones 4-9, in […]Read more »
Herbs for Your Teacup Download this episode (right click and save) In this episode Hannah Kincaid, Senior Editor of MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Manging Editor of Heirloom Gardener, sits down with Joanne Bauman and Dawn Combs to discuss what grows in their tea garden and why they love it! Enjoy learning about the various medicinal properties […]Read more »
Favorite Medicinal Plants Download this episode (right click and save) On this episode, we’ll hear from Mother Earth Living editor-in-chief Jessica Kellner, and herbalist Joanne Bauman, on medicinal herbs that you can grow in your own garden. We’ll learn about Jessica Kellner is the editor-in-chief of Mother Earth Living, a national wellness magazine focused […]Read more »
Do you like turmeric? Have you ever had it in milk? I will share a delicious recipe with you momentarily right after I tell you about some of the amazing health benefits! Turmeric (Curcuma longa) is that orangey root that looks similar to ginger and stains everything yellow. Mustard contains turmeric and you know mustard…it […]Read more »