Herbs

Gardening 101: Wild Garlic

Wild Garlic, <i>Allium ursinum:</i> “Bear’s Garlic”<p>Like bluebells, which enjoy similar shady conditions, wild garlic is an elegant thug. A ground-covering …

Gardening

This Woman's Scary Reaction to Essential Oils Is Going Viral

Essential oils are so much more than aromatic accessories found in the aisles of your favorite health store. They're the fragrance essences extracted from plants that are much more concentrated than regular oils, says dermatologist Rebecca Kazin. When used properly, essential oils have been known …

Skin

Does Apple Cider Vinegar Go Bad?

I'm not entirely sure when I last bought a bottle of apple cider vinegar, but I'm certain it was a long time ago. And though I've definitely opened …

Home Remedies

Apple cider vinegar can totally replace your dry shampoo—here’s how

Everyone may have different philosophies on how often to wash your hair—ranging from the daily rinse advocate to those who can go 10 days without …

Hair

The Bar Downstairs at Andaz 5th Avenue Spring Mixology

The <b>Andaz 5th Avenue,</b> located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan across from the New York Public Library, is a World of Hyatt Category 6 property …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Meet the Mints

Just in time for julep season, get to know the first family of herbs<p>Not only is mint known for spreading wildly in the garden, but the herb has firmly planted its flag in the cuisines of the world, too, whether it’s Lebanese tabbouleh, Moroccan tea, the jelly served alongside lamb in England, or, …

Beverages

11 herbs every gardener should try to grow this summer

This summer enhance your recipes, eliminate extra trips to the grocery store and cultivate a connection with nature with a few sprigs or leaves from an herb plant you’ve grown yourself. Herbs tie all gardeners together, whether grown in a large landscape or in pots on a windowsill, on their own or …

Gardening

Buy It Once, Grow It Again: 5 Foods You Can Plant From Their Scraps

Food waste is a big problem, especially when it comes to produce. But did you know most of the vegetables you buy can easily be replanted from their …

Gardening

Tip: The Top 10 Herbs For Health Fanatics

Improve gut health, fight cognitive decline, prevent illness, and, oh yeah, make your food taste amazing with these super-herbs.<p>1 – Sage<p>The oil in …

Alternative Medicine

Alleviate Congestion, Ease Nausea & Other 7 Reasons To Eat Mint...

2. IT ALLEVIATES CONGESTION.<p><b>Any time you have a cold or allergy, you probably go to the store and buy a medicine that contains menthol, which comes</b> …

Alternative Medicine

23 Fresh Spring Porch Inspirations

As the weather gets a bit cheerier, it's time to makeover our winter porches! Spring hops onto the scene, bringing with it growth, revitalization, …

Home

How To Make a Whole Pitcher of Mint Juleps

Do you love a mint julep as much as I do? This classic cocktail always seems to have the right amount of minty sweetness, just enough fizz, and a …

Beverages

Lemon Garlic Herb Shrimp in Packets

Yum! <b>Lemon Garlic Herb Shrimp in Packets</b> – This is the BEST, most delicious baked shrimp recipe made with an amazing lemon garlic herb sauce and …

Seafood

Basil Passionfruit Lemonade

Here at Remodelaholic we love all things home decor and DIY, but we also love RECIPES. While we will continue to share our latest and greatest …

Beverages

How to create a mini herb garden at home

These are the 7 best herbs to choose<p>The addition of freshly picked home-grown herbs to your cooking will boost flavours in a way nothing else can, …

Gardening

Orange essential oil may improve symptoms of PTSD, say researchers

Post-traumatic stress disorder affects around 8 million adults in the United States, but treatments for the condition are still limited. Orange …

Neuroscience

An Easy Vinegar Recipe That's Better Than Store Bought

A vinegar renaissance is upon us, but why not just make your own?<p><i>This story is part of our Guide to Modern Homesteading. Read the other stories in the series here.</i><p>Budget balsamic. There once was a time when I never felt a need to stock any other kind of vinegar in my pantry, as long as there was …

Vinegar

Fresh Herb Finishing Salts

Store bought flavored finishing salts (which are used as a final salty flourish for a dish, providing pops of crunchy, mineral salinity) can be …

Recipes

How to Buy and Store Fresh Garlic

From mozzarella-stuffed garlic bombs to Mom's homemade tomato sauce, garlic is a wonderfully versatile ingredient used in all types of year-round …

Garlic

Roasted Cauliflower Bites with a Mint Dip • Salt & Lavender

These <b>roasted cauliflower bites with a mint dip</b> are a tasty vegetarian appetizer or side dish! Ready in 30 minutes.<p>I’m not cauliflower’s #1 fan, but …

Recipes

Frost leaves vines ‘looking like dried tobacco’

Winemakers across France and also parts of Germany, Italy and Switzerland are counting the cost of frost damage in their vineyards after several …

Wine

Brined Grilled Carrots with Cilantro-Yogurt Sauce

By now (I hope) we’ve all experienced firsthand how brining can transform lean, easy-to-overcook cuts of meat and poultry into juicy, well-seasoned …

Recipes

Spice Station Is Back With Its Perfect Herbs and Spices

One of Silver Lake's most magical places for many years was Spice Station, a heavenly-smelling shack behind a retail row on the north side of Sunset …

Food

Flower Elixirs: What They Are & How to Use Them

Hiya Gorgeous,<p>Like you, I’m always looking for new ways to reduce stress and increase my energy, creativity and daily joy. So, I was very intrigued …

Flowers

Strawberry basil chiffon cake with strawberry basil sauce

Chiffon cake makes for a lovely and airy spring treat.<p>April 25, 2017 —Chiffon Cake always sounds so delightfully old-fashioned to me. Maybe because …

Cake

Poll Recap: Feeding Alfalfa

Of the 1,244 respondents, 504 (41%) said their horses consume alfalfa hay.<p>When you dish up your horse’s daily ration, is alfalfa included? In last …

Agriculture

The surprising health benefits of the most commonly used herbs

Easy to grow in your kitchen or garden, find out the numerous health benefits of herbs and how best to store them<p><b>Herbs have many uses, but do you</b> …

Gardening

Is This The French Girl Secret To Eliminating Bloat & Calming Anxiety?

For as long as I can remember, my family has always had this nighttime ritual: We finished dinner, we cleaned the table, loaded the dishwasher, and …

Tea

Free Essential Oil Recipes That Will Rock Your World

Essential oils are oils that are obtained from parts of plants such as the leaves, stems, flowers, bark, or roots most frequently through steam …

Skin Care

10 Best Essential Oils That Will Help You Sleep Better

Sleep deprivation is a common problem that is now seen as a public health concern. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that more than …

Sleep