Bayberry: The Holiday Good Luck Charm

Bayberry has been used since Colonial days for making candles, but the leaves and bark can also be helpful in the kitchen and medicine cabinet.

Preserve the Tradition of Roasted Chestnuts

Although the American chestnut population has been devastated by chestnut blight, you can work to keep the holiday tradition of “roasting chestnuts on an open fire” alive.

Who Makes Your Medicine?

Homemade medicine crafted with loving intention is the best sort of healing you can get.

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9 Herbs You Can Burn as Incense

Aromatherapy isn’t limited to an expensive essential oil bottle. Burn these herbs—many of which you can grow yourself—as incense.