Category Archives: Herbs

Health Benefits Of Oregano

Oregano can enhance the flavour of your food. Did you know that it could provide you with many health benefits vital to your immune system?   But first, what is Oregano     Oregano “Origanum Vulgare” which is derived from the Greek work Oros (Mountain) and Ganos (Joy). The herb comes from the Mint family… Read More »

Health Benefits Of Rosemary

Rosemary is one of the most versatile herbs around. A great culinary herb, but sniffing its scent can be beneficial in enhancing memory.       This versatile herb is native to the Mediterranean area and prolific around the coastal area. A member of the mint family has been called “Dew of the Sea” deriving… Read More »

Health Benefits Of Lavender

Lavender, valued for centuries for its deep fragrant aroma, has many health benefits that this herb has to offer.     Lavender:   This name comes from the Latin word Lavare, which means “To Wash” The Romans would use lavender to perfume their baths; lavender can be included in perfumes, soaps. Create a potpourri and… Read More »

Health Benefits Of Mint

Mint is more than just a garnish in fact; Mint is one of the oldest and most popular herbs grown around the world.   Old Lore History   Mint comes from the Latin word Mentha that came from the Greek work Minthe who according to ancient mythology was a nymph that caught the attention of… Read More »

Health Benefits Of Sage

The Health Benefits of Sage revered by the Greeks and Romans who believed to bring wisdom and acuity of mind a powerful herb native to the Mediterranean   Its botanical Name is Salvia Officinalis. Sage is also known as common or garden sage. Sage belongs to the mint family, with other herbs such as oregano,… Read More »

Health Benefits Of Thyme

Thyme imparts intense flavour to many recipes; however, the many potential health benefits of thyme available to you are amazing.   About Thyme   Thyme is a member of the mint family of which the most common variety is Thymus vulgaris. (Refer image below)     Thyme is a well-known herb used in culinary dishes… Read More »

Holy Basil Benefits

Holy Basil, also known as Tulsi or the Queen of Herbs, is a powerful and spiritual herb beneficial to your health and peace of mind.       Triple the benefits.   In fact, Holy Basil has three varieties that are unique on their own; however, the medicinal properties performed have similar functions.    These… Read More »

Aloe Vera Juice Benefits

Native Americans call Aloe Vera “The Wand of Heaven”; Egyptians called it “The plant of immortality” Is this the natural healer in a plant?               Aloe Vera, drink it; apply it, enjoy it. The health benefits seem endless. Now before you start buying or growing Aloe Vera thinking this… Read More »