How is every ones gardens doing so far this year? I have planted a second run of cucumbers so far and need to be starting some fall items in the greenhouse. I want to start cabbage, cauliflower and broccoli at least. The garden harvests are in full swing now, we are getting alot of banana peppers and the tomatoes are finally changing colors!
Lavender and catnip dreamtime tea
For a deep, restful sleep, end your day with the healthy benefits of decaf green tea,combined with calming soporific herbs serves 1.
2 cups boiling water
1 decaf green tea bar
1/2 teaspoon fresh lavender buds
1/2 teaspoon catnip
1. Pour water over tea bag, lavender and catnip, cover and steep 5 minutes. Remove tea bag
2. Pour mixture through a fine wire mess strainer into a cup discarding herbs. Serve with honey.
Here is a stress relief tea!
1 part Valerian
1 part chamomile
1 part passionflower
1 part skullcap
1/2 part lavender
1/2 part orange peel
1.Mix the herbs together in the amount you need. Use 1 teaspoon of the blend for each cup of water.
2. Pour boiling water over the herbs and steep for 10-15 minutes.