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Ginger pure essential oil…Why the huge increase in price?

Our Ginger essential oil price has increased drastically (From R80 to R190) and we need to explain to you why this has happened. We needed to change our supplier as our original supplier could not give us a Certificate of Analysis with a breakdown of the major constituents contained in the oil. We are pleased … Continue reading Ginger pure essential oil…Why the huge increase in price?

The Power of Natural Products When Plagued with Laryngitis

This past weekend we did an exhibition on Sustainable Living which included a lot of talking and interacting with many people. On Monday I started with a headache and by Tuesday my voice was scratchy and sore. By Wednesday I had no voice and was feeling lethargic and off colour. I had started taking extra … Continue reading The Power of Natural Products When Plagued with Laryngitis

Father’s have a special place in their child’s life…Staying present amid the stresses and strains of modern life…

Father’s day is always one of mixed emotions for me. My dad passed away when I was a young girl, and I remember every year how excited some of my friends became as they decided how they would surprise their father on Father’s Day. Then I got married to a man who took being a … Continue reading Father’s have a special place in their child’s life…Staying present amid the stresses and strains of modern life…

Our list of 100% pure essential oils for your easy reference

Our list of 100% pure essential oils is extensive. Here is a list for your easy reference. Basil: Mental fatigue, nervous insomnia, stimulant Benzoin: Coughs and colds, dry skin, eczema, psoriasis, mentally soothing Bergamot: Antiseptic, clears acne, boils, eczema, nervous indigestion, relaxant, good for lost appetite Camphor: Decongestant, antiseptic, disinfectant, stimulant Cedarwood (Atlas): Antiseptic, gentle … Continue reading Our list of 100% pure essential oils for your easy reference

ESSENTIAL HERBAL PRODUCTS…Fruit Teas… Our new product

We decided that our herbal spiced teas needed a fruity sister. These are our existing spiced teas for pleasure. Rosehip and Hibiscus Peppermint and Fennel Spicy Lemongrass Spiced chamomile Step 1: Drying the fruit Step 2: Work out some interesting combinations Step 3: Cut the fruit combinations into tea sized pieces. Step 4: Weigh and … Continue reading ESSENTIAL HERBAL PRODUCTS…Fruit Teas… Our new product

A delicious new tea…Apple and Ginger…

Apple and Ginger...A delicious new herbal tea. We will be selling it at the East Coast Radio House and Garden Show. Come and visit us in the Homegrown section. We will be there from Friday 28th June to Sunday 7 July. This tea contains hibiscus, apple, pear, ginger and lemon peel. It has a delicious … Continue reading A delicious new tea…Apple and Ginger…

Does your body need a little help?…Are you feeling run down and jagged?…A mixture of herbs and spices may be just what you need…

Here in South Africa, we have just experienced an extremely cold spell with all 9 provinces experiencing snow at the same time. Our bodies need some help to remain strong and healthy. Herbs and spices are definitely a good way to help ourselves on many levels. Regenerating herbal tea is a carefully selected mixture of … Continue reading Does your body need a little help?…Are you feeling run down and jagged?…A mixture of herbs and spices may be just what you need…