To Make an Amulet

January 4, 2013 // 4 Comments

An amulet is a magical tool that helps to bring about changes in your life. We have a new year ahead of us, one that can and should be filled with knowledge and adventure. And love as well. To make an amulet, begin with a piece of cloth or leather, about 8 inches in diameter. If you’re the rustic type, a section [ ...click to read more ]

Herb of the Year – 2013

January 1, 2013 // 0 Comments

The International Herb Association has announced Elder [ Sambucus nigra ] as Herb of the Year – 2013. The shrub is easily cultivated and can be grown successfully in a location that receives full sun. Elder is native to northern Africa, Asia and Europe. Elder grows best in zones 5-7. The flowers and berries are [ ...click to read more ]