Identify Common Wild Herbs With Your Kids

Plaintain, yellow dock, dandelion, coltsfoot how to identify with kids

Do you enjoy going on walks and hikes with your family?  Why not start learning about herbs while you’re out! Your kids will get a kick out of being able to identify wild herbs and will enjoy sharing their knowledge with friends!  Bring along a notebook and let your kids … Continue reading

Herb of the Day: Plantain

Plantain the herb typically seen growing in abandoned parking lots and popping up in your driveway! Plantain has many uses and is applied topically in a poultice or salve, as well as ingested in teas, tinctures, and capsules.

Plantain is one of the hardiest plants out there!  Most likely there is some growing near you; you may have even pulled some from your yard recently as a weed.  Many people hear the word plantain and think of one of these banana-like fruits common in Latin cuisine. This is … Continue reading