and the winner is…

hallie! congratulations hallie. my oldest daughter meticulously shook up the jar full of names and drew yours out. when i showed her your blog she said ‘send me a cupcake!’ lol…she loves knitted/crocheted cupcakes and she saw the picture on there. anyway, email me your snail mail address (i still haven’t figured out how to […]

october calendar – oct 5

this is one of my favorite herbal pendants that rebekah has created! la-la-lovely lemon balm!and, as much as i’d like to keep it for myself, i’m going to give it away to one lucky herbal roots zine fan! leave me a comment letting me know you’re interested. for a double chance at winning, become a […]

september calendar – sep 7

want to win a copy of tony(a) lemos’ ‘an herbal summer‘? tell me in the comments how you incorporate herbs into your homeschooling or after schooling routines for a chance to win! all comments must be posted by thursday, september 10 and the winner will be announced on friday, september 11. this book is a […]

august calendar – aug 10

sign up for a chance to win this lovely calendula pendant made by my good friend rebekah of mulberry mudd! she makes all sorts of lovely pendants and other beautiful things. my favorite is her herbal fairy line. they are just stunning in person, the photos do not do them justice!herbal roots subscribers, get your […]

july calendar – july 20

congrats to momma rae! momma rae, her husband and two kids ages 2 and 5 all enjoy herbal roots! now, they’ll get to enjoy a beautiful wooden butterfly made by mamaroots! mommarae, send me your address and i will get it out in the mail to you! this weeks’ giveaway is next month’s edition of […]

plantain poetry

i apologize, i completely missed posting last monday about writing a poem to earn a chance to win a copy of next month’s herbal roots for free! i dumped water into my laptop on monday and just got a new keyboard installed last night which has put me completely behind on all deadlines. i’m working […]

Herbal Roots: Cooking with Chickweed

Chickweed is one of the tasty herbs! It can be used in cooking in many ways. I’ve added it raw to salads and on sandwiches in place of lettuce or spinach. It has a spinachy taste to it and kids love it! Last week, I challenged my Herbal Roots Readers to come up with their […]