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Rosemary Tea to Strengthen the Spirits

Rosemary is wonderful herb to build strength and resilience. A beautiful herb to grow, if planted in well-drained soil, against a sunny wall, it will reward you with spikes of evergreen leaves and delicate blue flowers throughout the Spring, that the early Bees and Butterflies will love. Long associated with 'Remembrance' - Rosemary has been… Continue reading Rosemary Tea to Strengthen the Spirits

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Home Brewed ‘Love Oil’ for Valentines

It's a funny one for me, St Valentine's Day, I know it is supposed to be about 'the one you love' but I always think about it as a general celebration of love and partnerships of all kinds. I feel it most as my love of nature, which awakens with a passion at this time… Continue reading Home Brewed ‘Love Oil’ for Valentines

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‘Chill Out’ Oil to keep the season calm…

Christmas is a magical season, but I do find it stressful, like many people. I buy gifts, decorate the house, plan meals and try to find things to entertain the Children. I have found year on year it is increasingly hard to keep Christmas within its boundaries - everywhere you go you are bombarded with… Continue reading ‘Chill Out’ Oil to keep the season calm…