Yes, August is here and that means it’s Ice Cream Season! In Vermont, the cremee stands are jam-packed with people patiently waiting for maple soft-serve. It’s cool, creamy, and delicious — who can pass that up? However, for many, eating ice cream can create sad and uncomfortable consequences, including gas, bloating, and digestive distress. […]
Hi Paula, it looks like you have traveled the long-and-winding road from England to Santa Cruz (one of our favorite places!). Can you tell us a little about yourself?
Looking back, I can trace my love of plants to childhood. My mother and grandmother were keen gardeners who grew many vegetables, flowers, and herbs as […]
Nothing beats a tall jug of iced herb tea on a sunny summer’s afternoon — except, perhaps, a deliciously chilled caffeine-free herbal infusion which captures the sparkling flavors of fresh herbs and flowers picked from your garden.
This recipe is the first in a series of summer herb tea ideas and is adapted from my […]
Hi Julie, can you tell us a little about yourself and how you got involved with natural products?
I’ve now spent more than half my life in NYC – and I love the magic and energy of this city. I spent the first half of my life in a small town, though, so I’ve experienced […]
Those super sweet treats that we all associate with hot chocolate and campfires got their name from the plant they were originally made from – marshmallow. Marshmallow (Althea officinalis) is a tall perennial plant with pink flowers that is native to Africa but now found growing in other parts of the world. Its roots […]
Hi Anna, can you tell us a little about yourself and how you got involved with WishGarden Herbs?
It would have been hard not to be involved with WishGarden Herbs, seeing as it was started in my basement and I was the subject for which many of the formulas were created. Yes, I was the […]