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Mint - The Pudina plant is antibacterial and antifibrile. It yields an essential oil and menthol which exert through their rapid evaporation, a light anaesthetic and anodyne local effect.   It is effective in treating headaches, cough, sore throat, colic and vomiting.  Menthol is widely used commercially to make pain relief balm. It is also used as a flavouring agent in culinary preparations.

Mint: This herb is famous for its scent. Mint tea is useful in proper digestion, revival of appetite. Also pepper mint and spearmint is a useful herb. It is used for scented bath; peppermint helps in curing skin problems.

tips for growing herbs... oh I love fresh herbs for cooking!!!

Eleven Culinary Herbs Aesthetically Pleasing to Your Garden {Saturday Inspiration & Ideas

Eleven Culinary Herbs Aesthetically Pleasing to Your Garden {Saturday Inspiration & Ideas} . Growing your own herbs is not only easy but very rewarding too.

8 Steps for freezing herbs in oil~ the oil-and-freezer method of preservation works best with the tougher hard herbs such as rosemary, sage, thyme, and oregano. These are all herbs that would probably be cooked when added to a dish.  Soft herbs such as mint, basil, lemon verbena, and dill are usually added raw to a dish, and they don't respond as well to this kind of preserving.

Freeze & Preserve Fresh Herbs in Olive Oil

Herbs in frozen olive oil is one of my favorite ways to harvest. The herbs don't get dry, brown and brittle in the same way they do when they're frozen in water. They also retain their scent and flavor much more effectively!

How to Make Peppermint Essential Oil  Now I know what to do with all my mint!

How to Make Peppermint Essential Oil

How to Make Peppermint Essential Oil. Making your own peppermint essential oil requires very few ingredients and equipment; homemade peppermint essential oil also is significantly less expensive than its store-bought counterpart.

10 HERBS YOU NEED TO GROW  Growing herbs at home is a fun, money-saving hobby that also happens to be good for your health. In addition to flavoring up your favorite dishes, herbs are filled with antioxidants and essential nutrients. Studies show that half of the nutritional value of plants is lost within thirty minutes of harvesting. When you grow your own herbs you can use what you need at the moment by harvesting small amounts, fresh from the plant.

Healthy Herbs for the Home

Best DIY Projects : 10 Herbs You Need To Grow - Fresh herbs have a long history of medicinal and culinary uses. And some herbs, have both properties. Depending on your goals, these 10 versatile herbs are ideal for most gardeners.

Everything You Need to Know about Lemon Balm. #pioneersettler

Everything You Need to Know about Lemon Balm

Lemon Balm is a fragrant, lemony-tasting plant that deserves a place in every household. Learn the medicinal benefits, culinary uses, and how-to grow info for this delightful plant. I love to make lemon balm tea.

How to dry Basil, Mint (peppermint, Spearmint, etc.), Tarragon or Lemon Balm herbs - From fresh garden plants!

:) love my mint tea. How to dry Basil, Mint (peppermint, Spearmint, etc.), Tarragon or Lemon Balm herbs - From fresh garden plants!

10 Ways to Use Lemon Balm including medicine, food, body products, and more from Homespun Seasonal Living

Use Lemon Balm

10 Ways to Use Lemon Balm including medicine, food, body products, and more from Homespun Seasonal Living

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