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Herbs are a valuable addition to your daily diet - you can use them in a variety of ways.

They smell delicious, taste delicious and have many cosmetic and medicinal uses.


Ancient Herb

Ayurveda is the ancient herb medicine of India. It is holistic and has been in existence for more than 5000 years.

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Mint Tea Recipe

This mint tea recipe can give you relief from indigestion, flatulence and some of the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS Relief).

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Mint Jelly

Mint jelly is an easy way of preserving mint for use out of season. It is superb with lamb. Step by step instructions with photos.

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Herbal Academy of New England Introductory Herbal Course

Review and unit by unit description of the Herbal Academy of New England Introductory Herbal Course

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Herbal Courses

The very best herbal courses are offered by The Herbal Academy of New England. Read about Unit 6 of the Introductory Herbal Medicine Course

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Herbal Medicine Courses Online

The best of the Herbal Medicine Courses Online has to be the comprehensive Herbal Academy series of courses. Review here of the Introductory Course

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HANE Introductory Herbal Course Unit 2

Unit 2 of the Herbal Academy of New England Introductory Herbal Medicine Course covers herbs for kids, her and him along with colds and flu remedies

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HANE Introductory Herbal Course Unit 1

A review of Unit 1 Herbal Academy of New England Introductory Herbal Course. Is this the course you've been looking for?

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Introductory Herbal Course Unit 3

Unit 3 of the Herbal Academy of New England Introductory Herbal Medicine Course covers kitchen remedies. Review of this fascinating unit

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Herb Academy Herbalism Courses

The Herb Academy Herbalism Courses are the very best online herbal medicine courses you can take. This is a review of the Body Care Module in the Introductory Herbalism Course

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St John's Wort

St John's wort has been described as 'Nature's Prozac'. It is clinically proven to be as effective in the treatment of mild to moderate depression as prozac.

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Herbs For Animals

If you're embarking on a non-chemical life for yourself, then herbs for animals will give you some great ideas.

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Herb Guide Gifts

The pick of Herb Guide Gifts. There are an overwhelming amount of products for sale - here's a selection in all price ranges

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Indoor Herb Garden

An indoor herb garden is great and AeroGarden is the best. You get the freshest herbs possible right at the point of use and in all seasons.

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Herb Gift Ideas

Some great herb gift ideas all under $25. You can get a fabulous selection of herbal gifts for this price, something for everyone.

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Herb Gifts to $50

Check out these gorgeous herb gifts. This is mid price range, being up to $50.

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Herb Gift Under $10

Find a great herb gift for under $10. If you have herb lovers to buy for then have a look at this great selection to find the perfect gift - or a little treat for yourself.

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Herbs to Attract Bees

Bees are essential pollinators and this book will tell you the herbs you can grow which are most beneficial to bees

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Herb Guide TV

Herb Guide TV is a section where you will find the videos that the Herb Guide has published. A wide range of herbal videos making simple remedies, cosmetics, gardening and cooking.

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Aerogarden

How to set up an Areogrow Aerogarden. Follow these step by step photos to set up your fabulous indoor herb garden

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Christmas Herb Guide

A special Christmas Herb Guide. How to make stuffing and a Rosemary Christmas Tree.

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Herbal Remedies

Herbal remedies have a long history. Our ancestors used medicinal herbs all the time as there was no choice. Herbal cures are better than a chemical cosh- take control for yourself

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Herbs for Snoring

What are good herbs for snoring? Snoring is often a combination of problems, but there are a few herbs that can help with some of the causes.

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Simmering Potpourri

Take the risk out of simmering potpourri by using your crockpot instead of a pan on the stove top. Find out how to make your house smell gorgeous with some of these combinations of herbs and spices

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Vinegar Cleaner

How to make a homemade citrus vinegar cleaner. Vinegar is a great disinfectant, but it smells quite strong. Add some citrus and thyme to get a good all round cleaner.

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Catnip

Catnip, catmint cat mint - it will drive your cat to a frenzy. Easy to grow, preserve and make into toys for your feline friend. Even big cats like catnip - watch the great video of tigers!

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Natural Sunburn Remedy

Sunburn is really painful but this natural sunburn remedy should take some of the sting out of it and help you moisturise and heal.

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Male Sexual Herbs

The three male sexual herbs that are commonly used in Chinese Medicine

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Garlic Mint Insect Spray

The garlic mint insect spray is perfect for herbs, vegetables and fruit trees as well as your ornamental plants. It's virtually free if you grow the ingredients yourself.

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Sage Stuffing

Step by step instructions with photos to make sage stuffing. You'll love this - so easy and tasty. I doubt you'll ever want to buy a packet of mix again!

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Herbal Flu Remedy

A herbal flu remedy can shorten the duration of the virus and alleviate the symptoms. Boosting the immune system can help fend off infection. You need to spoil yourself with some soothing herbs.

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Chicken Tomato Basil

This great one pot recipe uses a gorgeous combination of chicken tomato basil and rice. It takes about 10 minutes to prepare and 40 minutes to bake in the oven. A perfect mid week meal.

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Greek Salad

A tasty greek salad made with fresh parsley, oregano and feta cheese. Simple to prepare, serve with crusty bread to mop up the tasty dressing.

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Window Herb Garden

Ideas for a window herb garden. Just a few pots indoors can lift your cooking. There can be problems finding the right spot - find out how to overcome them.

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Herb Guide News Holiday Issue

The holiday issue of Herb Guide News covers homemade stuffing, thyme cough syrup and homemade herbal gifts.

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Herbal Cough Syrup

This herbal cough syrup is quick to make and you can use either sugar or honey. It will keep for months in a dark cupboard or the refrigerator. It can be part of your home First Aid kit

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Herb Garden For Kitchen Window

A herb garden for your kitchen window. The books all say it's best to have your culinary herbs growing as close to your kitchen as you can - what's closer than your kitchen window?

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Mint Jelly Recipe

This mint jelly recipe is a lovely way of preserving mint for use out of season. It is superb with lamb and other plain grilled meats.Step by step with photos.

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Growing Garlic Indoors

Growing garlic indoors is really simple. Follow the step by step instructions or watch the video to have fresh garlic growing even if you live in an apartment

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Basic Herb Garden

A basic herb garden design for culinary herbs. The eight essential herbs essential for the kitchen with some medicinal and cosmetic uses.

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Sorrel Sauce

Sorrel sauce is very easy to make. It is the ideal sauce to serve with sole, plaice or in fact any fish. Made in a minute - so easy.

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Planting Basil

A step by step photo tutorial on planting basil. How to sow basil seeds. Basil will grow indoors all year and is an essential culinary herb.

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Growing Mint

Advice and tips on growing mint. It is very simple and once your mint is established, it's more a matter of containing it so it doesn't take over! Many kitchen, medicinal and cosmetic uses.

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Bay Leaf Tree

The bay leaf tree can grow to 40 feet (12m) high if you don't prune it. It is easy to keep in check though by pruning and is an essential for your herb garden.

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Minted New Potatoes

Minted new potatoes are so delicious and easy to cook in the microwave.They are the perfect side for a summer salad or lamb dish. Step by step with photos

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Baked Figs & Thyme Honey

Gorgeous baked figs with thyme and honey. Great dessert for a dinner party - follow the recipe or watch the short video showing you how to make

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Herbs to Go With Fish and Seafood

A full list of herbs to go with fish and seafood. Great recipes for the very best herby fish and seafood dishes.

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Uses of Thyme

There are so many uses of thyme. It has such powerful properties and can be used in cooking, remedies, cleaners and cosmetics.

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Herbs To Go With Pork

Herbs enhance most recipes. The best herbs to go with pork depend on how you are going to cook it.

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