Linden Blossom Gin and Tonic Herbal Cocktail Recipe

Linden Blossom Gin & Tonic Recipe

Make any sunny summer day special with an herbal cocktail like this bright and beautiful Linden Blossom Gin & Tonic (recipe open to adaptation and substitution!). Herbal Cocktails (and Mocktails!): Linden Gin...
August 06, 2017 — Heather Wood Buzzard
Reishi Mushroom Tea Lemonade Recipe Immune Health

Long Life Reishi Lemonade

If I told you that I'd found a delightful summer sipping beverage that could make you live forever, would you believe me? Reishi: The Immune-Enhancing Mushroom of Longevity Perhaps immortality...
June 19, 2017 — Heather Wood Buzzard
Vibrant Violet Soup

Vibrant Violet Soup

Looking for something to do with all those violet greens you just weeded out of your garden bed? Try this creamy summer soup, equally good hot as it is cold....
July 30, 2015 — Heather Wood Buzzard
Cordially Yours: Elderflower Cordial

Cordially Yours: Elderflower Cordial

In early summer, when the roadsides are covered in masses of this plumy whiteness…oh, what’s an herbalist to do? Make elderflower cordial, of course! This sweet, citrusy, and very floral...
June 30, 2015 — Heather Wood Buzzard

Summer Solstice Rituals: Scratching the Itch

For many, the summer solstice is about celebrating the sun and everything that it so graciously beams upon us: fully ripe strawberries, darkening freckles, and a renewed spirit energy that...

Jewelweed

by Anne Knoflicek Jewelweed, Impatiens capensis, is a flowering plant with beautiful orange horn shaped blossoms that bloom from early summer and into the fall. It is also known as...
September 03, 2012 — Red Moon Herbs

Marvelous Mints for the Family Herb Garden

by Corinna Wood and Lee Warren Imagine a glass of ice-cold peppermint tea on a hot day. Or the cheerful, earthy fragrance of lemon balm when you pinch a leaf...
August 24, 2012 — Red Moon Herbs

Happy Summer Solstice

by Corinna Wood At Red Moon Herbs and Southeast Wise Women, our primary focus is on women’s health. We offer classes and events that are dedicated to this focus, offering...
June 20, 2012 — Red Moon Herbs

Bees, Bites, and Poultices

by Anne Knoflicek Plantain contains beneficial properties that can be easily accessed through a simple “spit” poultice.  The sooner you apply it, the faster you will experience ease. Plantain 'Spit' Poultice...
June 08, 2012 — Red Moon Herbs

Poison Ivy

by Corinna Wood For those of us who love green, growing things, it pays to know your neighbors. And in our area, one of the most important wild plants to...
September 05, 2011 — Red Moon Herbs

Bottled Sunshine With St. J's

by Corinna Wood There is no other beneficial herb that bespeaks more of sunshine than St. John's Wort, or St. J’s, as we fondly call it. It loves sunny open places,...
July 26, 2011 — Red Moon Herbs

The Beneficial Powers of Honey

by Corinna Wood As we reap the harvest of what what has been sown and tended this year, we must also take a moment to honor the honey bee –...
July 24, 2011 — Red Moon Herbs