Posts Tagged ‘sage’

‘Herbes de Provence’ — Classic Spice-mix Recipes

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

‘Herbes de Provence’ is used in most French cooking to season chicken, meats, fish, soups and vegetables. It generally combines oregano, rosemary, thyme, savory, marjoram and French Lavender. Several variations of this classic herb mixture have developed over the years, with two favourites listed here.
Both of these delightful recipe-combinations utilize your pesticide-free home-grown herbs beautifully…For [...]

INVIGORATING & HEALING HERBAL AFTER SHAVE LOTION

Sunday, March 15th, 2009

The sage and lavender in this Invigoration & Healing After shave Lotion provides the comforting fresh scent which is also so delightfully invigorating. Easy to make with common ingredients, this will soon become a staple for the men. (For more herbal makeup recipes/rubs/oils/liniments—such as ‘Simple Soothing Salve’; herbal information; herbal remedies/cures—such as ‘Effective Borage and [...]

Folk Medicinal Spices–common cures and remedies

Thursday, February 5th, 2009

Common and everyday spices are well known to have healing effects and have been used in this way by virtually all of mankind at one time or another, from ancient times to present day. (see the spice history chart in betweenclosefriends.com for more information)

As we come full circle and begin turning away from the fast-food [...]

Versatile Sage Cream Cheese

Thursday, November 27th, 2008

This versatile Sage Cream Cheese is equally tasty using either a good quality store-bought cream cheese or your homemade recipe. (A simple recipe for homemade cream cheese is included on the betweenclosefriends.com blog under the ‘Recipe’ Category, as well as how to make other varieties of cheeses and taste-tempting favourite recipes).
2-8 oz packages of cream [...]

Menopause symptoms–Hot Flashes, High Cholesterol, Low Blood Pressure–All-natural cures

Thursday, October 23rd, 2008

Having done much personal research on the following specific symptoms that are some of the many side effects associated with menopause, I have found the listed herbs, foods, and vitamins and minerals to be extremely effective in relieving hot flashes, high cholesterol, and low blood pressure.
Recently, a friend confided that she was experiencing these [...]