Articles

From time to time, I post articles and more information on a topic from Herbal Roots Zine. You can find those articles in this section. All the past newsletters are listed here as well, simply click on the link and it will take you to that newsletter.

Herbal Rootlets Newsletters: 

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 15 – Getting Started on the Herbal Journey with Kids

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 16 – How to Incorporate Herbal Learning into your Daily Routine

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 18 – Herbal Fun During the Summer

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 19 – Secrets to Getting Kids Excited About Herbs

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 20 – What Kids Should Put in their Herbal Journals

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 21 – Learning to Identify Plants

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 22 – Autumn Herbal Activities

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 23 – Natural Outdoor Play is a Gateway to Herbal Learning

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 24 – Five Easy to Identify Herbs in Your Backyard

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 25 – Learning to ID Toxic Plants Part 1: 4 Plants to Teach Your Child To Identify

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 26 – Falltime Fun: Dyeing with Black Walnuts

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 27 – 10 Favorite Herb Books for Kids

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 28 – Making Hawthorn Syrup in 5 Easy Steps

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 29 – 3 Herbs of Thanksgiving

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 30 – Holiday Gifts for the Budding Herbalist in Your Life

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 31 – A Wintertime Treat Kids Will Love!

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 32 – Fun Herbal Games for Kids

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 33 – Chipotle Flourless Cake Recipe

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 34 – Herbal Resolutions for 2015

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 35 – Turn Your Holiday Tree Into Medicine and More!

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 36 – Create a Herb-of-the-Month Club

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 37 – Planning Your Herb Garden with Kids

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 38 – 5 Ways to Get Ready for Spring with Herbs

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 39 – Herbal Treats for the Heart

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 40 – Just What Is Usnea Anyway? (part of the Plants-to-Teach-Your-Kids-to-Identify Series)

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 41 – 7 of our Favorite Sources for Herbal Coloring and Activity Books 

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 42 – Make Your Own Single Use Herbal Salve Packets

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 43 – Preparing Your Garden for Spring Planting

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 44 – Herbs of Spring

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 45 – Honeysuckle is a Great Healing Herb! (Part of the Plants-to-Teach-Your-Kids-to-Identify Series)

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 46 – Make Your Own Herbal First Aid Kit

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter  No. 47 – Eat Something Wild Every Day Challenge

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 48 – Garden Tools for Kids

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 49 – Of Mulberries and Silkworms

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 50 – Herbal Activities for May Day

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 51 – Cilantro? Coriander? What’s the Difference?

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 52 – Teaching Kids the 6 Tissue States

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 53 – Building Your Backyard Herb List

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 54 – Learning Plant Families

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 55 – Learning About Feverfew

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 56 – The Herbs of Summer

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 57 – Introducing Kids to the Tastes of Herbs

Herbal Rootlets Newsletter No. 58 – Learning About Motherwort

Past Articles:

Make A Pocket Herbarium

Elderberry vs. Pokeberry

Glossary of Terms and Actions

How to Teach Kids to Use Herbs: Part I

How to Teach kids to Use Herbs: Part II

Monthly Newsletters:

When Life Gives you Violets, Make Jelly!

Rosie Tea Party

Dyeing with St. John’s Wort

Sage Advice

Got Cold Feet?!

What’s So Balmy About February?

That Stings! The Joy of Nettles

Red Rover, Red Rover, Send Clover Right Over!

Just Relax!

Cool as a Cucumber?

Practical Primrose

I Just Dyed!

Crafty Clove

Slathered in Seaweed

Bengay?! No way, Use Birch!

Clingy Cleavers Cleanses! (say that 5 times fast!)

An Apple (Elixir) A Day

Curiosity Crazed the Cat, Rolling in Catnip Calmed Him Stat

Do You Have Enough Thyme?

Just a Spoonful of Basil (Syrup)

What Heals All and Makes a Great Dye Too?

Super Sour Sumac Surprises the Senses

Not Your Usual Cranberry Sauce

That’s Using Your Nog(gin)

Onion as Medicine?!

Slip Sliding Away with Slippery Elm

Carefree California Poppy

Breathe Easy Much Faster with New England Aster

Ode to the Oak

Kids Can Make Fire Cider Too! 

Take a Deep Breath…Ahhh, Eucalyptus!

Wondrous Witch Hazel

2 Responses to “Articles”

  1. 1

    Yes, I am interested in receiving more information. Love your Herbal Roots Zine idea!

    And . . . the links to Make a Herbarium & Elderberry vs. Pokeberry are not working.

  2. 2
    kristine

    sorry about the broken links, they are fixed now!