February 12, 2013 Calendar Entry

Good morning! We hope that you have had a wonderful start of the week. Don’t forget to enter the giveaway to win Herbal Roots Zine’s 2013 Wall Calendar. The last day to enter is February 17th. Today, if you will turn to page 17 of your zine, we will be learning more about Onion’s lore. [...]

February 8, 2013 Calendar Entry

Did you know that Onion is a natural antibiotic? Onion has many qualities as not only a nutritional herb, but a medicinal one as well. Onion is antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, and antispasmodic. It can be used as an analgesic, antiseptic, diaphoretic, expectorant, diuretic, and stimulant among others. Today, we are sharing a recipe for an Onion [...]

February 7, 2013 Calendar Entry

At the beginning of each month, our family looks forward to receiving the next issue of Herbal Roots Zine! We love all the herbal learning and activities. We also love the illustrations! Kristine is so talented! The illustrations are so detailed and colorful! We pore over the pictures almost as much as we do over [...]

February 6, 2013 Calendar Entry

Let’s turn to page 16 to learn all about Onion’s parts from the Apex to the Umbel. How have you experienced his many different qualities? You can get your own copy of this month’s issue of “Honorable Onion” right here: Or, you can subscribe for an entire year of Herbal Roots zine for just $47. Not [...]

February 5, 2013 Calendar Entry

Start saving your onion skins! In a couple of weeks, we will use them for an activity that is full of color!   You can get your own copy of this month’s issue of “Honorable Onion” right here: Or, you can subscribe for an entire year of Herbal Roots zine for just $47. Not ready to [...]

February 1, 2013 Calendar Entry

Welcome to February from Herbal Roots Zine! This month we are going to learn about the Honorable Onion. Some of you may have grown an onion. More of you may have ate an onion. Turn to page 7 in your zine. How do you feel about onions? What are they like, in your opinion? What [...]