As I was growing up, I always saw that small branch of green stuff the restaurants put on the side of my plate when they served it to me. But, I never knew what it was or what I was supposed to do with it. When I got a little… Read more »

There are so many foods and beverages today that we eat and drink because they are there, and a commercial told us we would like it. We try it. It didn’t kill us today. Gee, it tastes good. So, it must be that bad. Right? Wrong. This clip shows the… Read more »

Safflower has been a common herb for centuries.* We don’t hear much about safflower. But, in fact it is one of the more widely used plants in our lives. Carthamus tinctorius, is one of the world’s oldest crops. Through history, the flowers were used for dyes. Today, the flowers are… Read more »

This is a great chart to keep handy in case we need to give 1st aid to our furry member of the family. Common Medicines for your Furry Family Member

Bilberry (Leaves)* There are several herbs that are good for your eyes; but the one most beneficial is Bilberry. This herb is also known as blaeberry. It is chock full of eye nutrition; manganese, phosphorus, iron, and zinc. It contains moderate amounts of magnesium, potassium, and selenium. And it contains… Read more »