Herbal medicine

8 03, 2015

Sage and rosemary honey: benefits plus recipe

2017-12-21T19:38:35+00:00

Sage, rosemary and honey are a potent healing combination as they are antimicrobial, natural disinfectants, have antioxidant properties and reinvigorate both the body and mind. Raw honey, that has not been pasteurised (heated) or filtered, contains an abundance of vitamins, minerals and live enzymes and it has been a powerful medicine for millennia, used both [...]

Sage and rosemary honey: benefits plus recipe 2017-12-21T19:38:35+00:00
31 10, 2014

Know and love your herbs – Sage

2017-12-21T19:45:41+00:00

Sage bushes are blooming in my garden, it's time to remind ourselves what a healing herb sage really is! Sage is commonly used as a culinary herb but there certainly is nothing 'common' about its medicinal powers! To start with, its Latin name, Salvia, is derived from the word salvere, ‘to be saved” as a [...]

Know and love your herbs – Sage 2017-12-21T19:45:41+00:00
30 05, 2014

Eat this – Goji berries

2017-12-21T19:50:47+00:00

Goji berries are delicious and have many important and much needed nutrients such antioxidants, amino acids (proteins), trace minerals and vitamins including A, B, C and E. They are called “happy” berries as are a very good source of lithium, a trace element beneficial for mental wellbeing and better moods. Eaten on a regular basis, [...]

Eat this – Goji berries 2017-12-21T19:50:47+00:00
29 07, 2013

Know and love your herbs: Tribulus, a very special herb

2017-12-22T19:44:17+00:00

 Tribulus (Tribulus terrestris) - medicinal applications Improves libido in men Has beneficial effect on male fertility and sexual function by stimulating production of testosterone and DHEA Clinically demonstrated to improve sperm count and quality in men with infertility Improves ovulation in some women with infertility Relieves menopausal symptoms Enhances muscle development and boosts athletic performance [...]

Know and love your herbs: Tribulus, a very special herb 2017-12-22T19:44:17+00:00
17 10, 2012

Goji berries can be grown in Australia!

2017-12-01T19:51:49+00:00

Goji berries are rightly called superfoods and the exciting news is the plants are now available to grow in Australia! They are cultivated by the Glucina’s Wholesale Nursery in northern NSW and sold through Bunnings. Apparently goji is a plant that suits the Australian climate and can be successfully grown in our gardens. Imagine picking [...]

Goji berries can be grown in Australia! 2017-12-01T19:51:49+00:00
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