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10 Flavorful Herbs You’ve Been Missing Out On

There’s nothing like a fragrant herb to spice up your cooking, but the options go well beyond oregano, rosemary, and basil. Instead of playing favorites, find a new one from these amazing underused ar…

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Lemon Balm Spritzer – Healthy & Refreshing

I've got the most delightful lemon balm spritzer for ya. It's the balm bomb! And since it's HOT out there, this seemed like the right time to share it. Although I wage an ongoing battle against the…

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Lemon Balm Cooler – Naturally Soothing

We recently moved into a new (to us) house and are slowly settling in and exploring our new spot. A few weeks ago, I was very happy to discover that we have some lemon balm growing. "Some lemon bal…

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Lemon Balm: An Easy-To-Grow Herb with Medicinal Qualities

A member of the mint family, lemon balm ("Melissa officinalis") is an easy-to-grow herb treasured for its lemony scent and medicinal qualities. Popularized in the Middle Ages as an herbal remedy, it…

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9 Essential Oils with Huge Health Benefits

Essential oils have their place secured in a natural beauty routine: They're natural, chemical-free alternatives to everything from traditional cosmetics to potentially toxic fragrances. But many can …

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5 Healing Herbs to Grow for Tea

By Colleen Vanderlinden, Planet Green Few things say "summer" like a refreshing glass of iced tea. While traditional iced tea, or even iced green tea, is delicious, making herbal iced teas all…

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