5 Herbs We Love!  

Herbs are easy to grow, superbly useful (not just in cooking) and wonderful additions to your garden (you don’t need a big one). Labels on store-bought herbs rarely reveal how plants are grown, their exposure to light and air when inside plastic, so on and so forth. Here are 5 medicinal herbs that you can…

Mystical Tourmalines: The Story of the Rainbow Stone

This glittering gem is what technicolour dreams are made of Imagine cutting a slice of a rainbow and wearing it around your neck. That is exactly what donning a tourmaline feels like. This multi-colour stone ranges from shades of red and pink to blue and green — and everything in between. I remember the first…

Essential oils and what they do

Essential oils are magic! Plus they come with a lot of benefits. Since there are a few DIY skin and haircare posts (and a lot more coming up), here is a list of some essential oils and their function. Lavender Extracted from the flower Anti-fungal and antiseptic Calms and relaxes Treats eczema, skin inflammations, cuts,…