[Herbal Rootlets]: No. 78 – Of Light and Love

This past year has gone by in a whirlwind. Lots of interruptions from our usual routines forced me to put newsletters for Herbal Roots zine on hold. Now that life is starting to settle back down, I am hoping to get back into the swing of things, I truly have missed writing these newsletters regularly! […]

February 28, 2014 Calendar Entry

We have come to the end of February. We hope that you have enjoyed learning more about Eucalyptus this month. Turn to page 8 to record your thoughts in the Herbal Spirits section. Now, look back on page 7. How did your answers change? How have they stayed the same? We look forward to seeing […]

February 27, 2014 Calendar Entry

It is hard to believe that we started our Eucalyptus Honey three weeks ago. Are you ready to try some? What do you think of the taste? Smell? How would you use Eucalyptus Honey? It works wonderfully in soothing sore throats. A few days ago, we posted a gorgeous giveaway. Our friend, Rebekah, at Mulberry […]

February 26, 2014 Calendar Entry

Let’s think warm thoughts, today. If you turn to page 32 in your zine, you will find a recipe for Bugs Be Gone Spray. With a few ingredients, this spray will be ready to use in a little under an hour. With such a natural spray, you can enjoy the outdoors with your children worry […]

February 25, 2014 Calendar Entry

Good morning! Three weeks ago, we started our Eucalyptus Extracts. Let’s take a look at them. How has your extract changed? In just one week, it will be ready for use. Eucalyptus Extracts help to heal respiratory illnesses. If you have not done so already, there’s still time to start your extracts. Let us know, […]

February 21, 2014 Calendar Entry

Thanks for joining us today at Herbal Roots Zine. We hope that you have had an opportunity to enter our giveaway for an Eucalyptus Package from Attar Herbs and Spices. It includes a 1 ounce Eucalyptus Essential Oil, Lavender Eucalyptus Dead Sea Bath Salts, and 4 ounces of Eucalyptus Leaves. Be sure to sign up […]

February 20, 2014 Calendar Entry

Have you checked out Herbal Roots Zine’s resource section? On pages 43 and 44, you will find lists of books, games, and internet sites. What is your favorite resource? For today, how about we explore Flora Delaterre’s website at http://www.floradelaterre.com/.

February 19, 2014 Calendar Entry

How have you been enjoying your studies of Eucalyptus? We hope that you liked making Eucalyptus Extract, Eucalyptus Honey, and Eucalyptus Steam. For our dog lovers out there, how do your dogs like their new Flea repellent bed? How did you like the review activities, such as labeling the diagram in the botany section or […]

February 18, 2014 Calendar Entry

Good morning! Are you ready to learn “Eucalyptus, You’re So Great,” a song written by Kristine? Here are the first two lines of the chorus. Eucalyptus, You’re so great, and your tea is first rate. Drink it, steam it, Soak it in, tell those germs good bye. For the rest of the song, turn to […]

February 14, 2014 Calendar Entry

We hope that you enjoyed writing in your journals yesterday. It is time to review what we have learned about Eucalyptus. Turn to page 41 for the crossword puzzle. How many words can you find without looking at the word bank?

February 13, 2014 Calendar Entry

Let’s take a  moment and reflect. Record your thoughts about Eucalyptus on pages 39 and 40 in your zine or use your own journal. What have you learned this month? How do you feel about this herb? Tell your friends!

February 12, 2014 Calendar Entry

We hope that you enjoyed Eucalyptus’s story. We learned that he can help heal others just by breathing out his medicinal vapor. Today, let’s head on into the kitchen to make an Eucalyptus Steam. The steam will help clear out congestion in your sinuses leaving you breathing easier throughout the day and night. For the […]

February 11, 2014 Calendar Entry

Thanks for joining us, today! Yesterday, we posted a giveaway for a Witch Hazel package from Mountain Rose Herbs. If you didn’t get a chance to sign up yet, there is still time. Be sure to enter by next Monday, the 17th. Kristine will draw the winner later that day. Are you ready for a […]