bergamot

Bergamot

Bergamot Bergamot is what makes a cup of Earl Grey tea so enjoyable. Bergamot has been documented as a useful and healing plant since the 12th century in Europe. It has been used for treating fever and intestinal worms, as a disinfectant, an antidepressant, to reduce anxiety by calming the nervous system, flu, fevers and […]

Borage

Borage in the kitchen

Borage in the kitchen Borage, long known for its medicinal uses and culinary capabilities, is an herb rich in history and tradition. Pliny the Elder, in his works Historia Naturalis, said that borage worked well as an antidepressant, and said it had the ability to “maketh a man merry and joyfull”. Borage is noted for […]