I've tried several, but with my own tweaking, I've come up with what I feel is the best dried elderberry syrup recipe. If you have fresh elderberries, I'll share how to use those too. I don't have an elderberry bush nearby, so I rely on dried elderberries. You can find dried … [Read more...] about Best Dried Elderberry Syrup Recipe
Herbal Medicine Making
I thought long and hard about this name, Apothecary Nurse™. I've studied about herbal remedies for over 30 years. It's only been within the past 12 years I've really studied aromatherapy. Years ago an apothecary was a place where medicines were compounded from plant … [Read more...] about Why I Call Myself Apothecary Nurse
I took the cover picture at an organic herb farm in Belgium, in July of 2016. Have you ever wondered how easy it is to make lavender oil at home? I'm talking about lavender infused oil, not essential oil. I love to make infused oils from plant material. I used to infuse … [Read more...] about Make Lavender Oil At Home: It’s Easy To Do!