Chamomile

I was lucky that the Chamomile reseeded itself. It ended up coming up kind of all over the place; along other beds, in paths, also in the Strawberries. We dried more of it for tea this season. It was pretty satisfying to see it for sale locally and the premium it sells for. Something that…

Why Chamomile?

Many Americans who drink too much coffee, eat sweets, and have irregular nutritional habits, have acid reflux and constant irritation. If you’re like me and really don’t like taking any medication,  a friend suggested I drink some Chamomile tea. This might work for you, too. Instantly, I became a believer. I was shocked at how…

My Cup of Tea

Lots of Chamomile flowers to harvest and dry. I was eager to try my first cup of home grown Chamomile tea. I picked them clean. The very next day there were more to be had. If I keep picking, they keep growing. I no longer have a dehydrator but my oven goes down to 170…

Chamomile

This Week’s Big News: Chamomile

The Chamomile is blooming very nicely. The flowers aren’t much larger than a dime but there are many of them. I harvested these mature ones to dry and make tea. I just used the last of the Chamomile Tea that I bought so I am ready to try the fresh stuff. It’s suggested that you…