November 30, 2012 Calendar Entry

 We have been creating with Cranberry for several weeks. We noted our thoughts about Cranberry on page 7 of the zine. Now, it is time to turn to the second part of the Herbal Spirits section on page 8. How have your answers changed? How did they stay the same? What was your favorite recipe? [...]

November 29, 2012 Calendar Entry

We hope that you enjoyed making Cranberry Dye this month! Today, we’re learning how to make Cranberry Ink! Children (and adults) will be delighted when they learn how to make their own ink for their projects. I know our children love to draw with the juices from several different fruits. Ink to write with is [...]

November 28, 2012 Calendar Entry

  Bouncing Cranberries! Did you know that Cranberries bounce? If they don’t bounce, they are rotten. Anyone for a Cranberry bouncing contest? We hope that your day is full of fun! It is not too late to get started with this month’s zine, Crushing on Cranberry. Click the button below to receive a copy for [...]

November 27, 2012 Calendar Entry

About three weeks ago, we started our Cranberry Elixirs! The elixir has steeped for a good while. If you haven’t already, try some! What do you think? How did your elixir turn out? Cranberry Elixir can help with digestion, increasing appetite, and bladder infections. If you weren’t able to start your elixirs yet, turn to [...]

November 22, 2012 Calendar Entry

What a beautiful day! Happy Thanksgiving. Thank you for being a part of our family here at Herbal Roots Zine! We’re happy that we can share a little time together.  We have included our recipe for Cranberry Sauce on page 21 to celebrate! It’s full of sweetness and fun! We hope that you enjoy it! [...]

November 21, 2012 Calendar Entry

We have been exploring Cranberry the last couple of weeks. We have shared recipes for Cranberry Elixir, Cranberry Delight, and Cranberry Dye. On Thursday, we will be sharing our recipe for Cranberry Sauce to make your festivities even sweeter! Stay tuned for more fun with Cranberry in the days to come! We’d love to see [...]

November 20, 2012 Calendar Entry

We hope that you have had great fun making Cranberry Dye. What have you dyed? Did you notice that different materials turn different colors? We’d love to know about your adventures! Don’t have this month’s issue yet? Check out this month’s issue of Herbal Roots zine for only $7.99: Or, you can subscribe for an entire [...]

November 16, 2012 Calendar Entry

Today, we’re crafting Cranberry Dye! The dye can be used for fabric, yarn, hair, eggshells, ink, paper, and as paint. I hope you have as much fun as we do with Cranberry dye! We’d love to see pictures! Don’t have this month’s issue yet? Check out this month’s issue of Herbal Roots zine for only $7.99: [...]

November 15, 2012 Calendar Entry

Cranberries become more popular during the festivities of the fall and winter seasons. Cranberry Sauce, Cranberry Delight, and Cranberry Pemmican are a few recipes that can be found in this month’s zine. We hope your adventures with Cranberry don’t end with the end of this month or even the end of the holidays. Cranberry has [...]

November 14, 2012 Calendar Entry

It’s time to get out our journals. We are writing about Cranberry, today. We hope that you’ve had a chance to find some berries near you and have enjoyed the activities! Which one has been your family’s favorite this month? We’d love to hear about your adventures! Don’t have this month’s issue yet? Check out [...]