December 28, 2012 Calendar Entry

We have been exploring Nutmeg for nearly a month now.  A few weeks ago we recorded our thoughts about this plant. Turn to page 7 to look over those thoughts, and then check out the second part of the Herbal Spirits section on page 8. How have your thoughts changed? What adventures did you and your […]

December 27, 2012 Calendar Entry

Who is up for a challenge today? If you turn to pages 12 and 13, you will find some scrambled words. How many can words can you unscramble without looking on the Nutmeg page? It is not too late to get started with this month’s zine, “Noticing Nutmeg”. Click the button below to receive a […]

December 26, 2012 Calendar Entry

We shared one of our favorite holiday drink recipes with you last week-Eggnog! We hope that you enjoyed making it as well as you enjoyed drinking it! Today, we are sharing our recipe for Nutmeg Milk. Turn to page 24 for the recipe! Sweet dreams! It is not too late to get started with this […]

December 25, 2012 Calendar Entry

Happy Holidays from all of us at Herbal Roots Zine. We hope that all of you have safe travels whether you are traveling near or far away from your home. Carry a Nutmeg seed in your pocket for protection! We look forward to sharing more adventures with you soon! It is not too late to […]

December 21, 2012 Calendar Entry

If you have not done so already, find all the words in the word search. Can you find all the words without looking at the word box? You can get your own copy of this month’s issue of “Noticing Nutmeg” right here:   Or, you can subscribe for an entire year of Herbal Roots zine for […]

December 20, 2012 Calendar Entry

There are certain drinks that give a little more warmth and cheer during the Holiday season. Eggnog is certainly a favorite among many. It usually is bought at the store, but it can be so much more fun to make at home. Kristine is sharing her recipe today. Turn to page 21 for the ingredient […]

December 19, 2012 Calendar Entry

For the last couple of weeks, we have been having adventures with Nutmeg. We have made Nutmeg Massage Oil, Nutmeg Face Mask, and Nutmeg Tea. We have learned about the various plant parts in the Botany section. We have discovered the lore of Nutmeg. We have even had a chance to review what we have […]

December 18, 2012 Calendar Entry

We hope that you have had a wonderful weekend! It has been fairly dark and dreary where I live in the Midwest. Perhaps, today’s activity will make for a brighter day despite the clouds and the winter weather. Kristina is sharing her song inspired by Nutmeg with us. See page 20 for all of the […]

December 14, 2012 Calendar Entry

Welcome to Friday. We hope that you have had a wonderful week! Today, we are sharing our recipe for Nutmeg Tea. The tea is healing both internally and externally. Some have used it to wash wounds. Others have used it as a compress for strains, sprains, and arthritis. Taken internally, Nutmeg Tea can help to […]

December 13, 2012 Calendar Entry

Touch is so essential to our health! Massages from ourselves do not feel near as good as massages from another person, especially those that we love and love us. Spa Days with the family can help us to reconnect to one another. Today, we are sharing our recipe for a Nutmeg Facial Mask. Nutmeg is […]

December 12, 2012 Calendar Entry

It is time to open our journals today. We are going to write about Nutmeg! We hope that you have enjoyed learning about this versatile plant! What have you enjoyed finding out about Nutmeg this month? What would you share with your friends? We would love to read about your experiences! You can get your […]

December 11, 2012 Calendar Entry

Good morning from all of us at Herbal Roots Zine! We hope that you have had a wonderful Monday, and are looking forward to learning more about Nutmeg. On pages 17-19, you can read about how, with the help a child, the Nutmeg spice as such was found. Share it with your friends! You can […]

December 7, 2012 Calendar Entry

We hope that you enjoyed drawing Nutmeg yesterday. We would love to see what you have created. On page 33, Kristine has drawn a beautiful picture. We hope you like it. Today, we are reviewing what we know about Nutmeg. Turn to page 32 for the crossword puzzle. How many words can you find? You can […]