The Codex Alimentarius and Illegal Herbs

When people talk about illegal weed, the first thing that comes to mind isn’t actually marijuana.  Its comfrey.  Comfrey is a herb known for healing bones and deep tissue injuries, but it is presently listed as a noxious or illegal plant in Alberta. Chamomile, which is used for skin irritations, is as well.  So are […]

Herb Lore, Witchery, and Me

Herbs are truly amazing things.  There are herbs that heal damaged tissue (comfrey, yarrow, mint, chamomile), herbs for anxiety (passionflower, lemon balm, lemongrass, mint, peppermint, rosemary), herbs for…  well, you get the point. In Hell, because I didn’t have access to much if any in the way of a food budge, I grew weeds for […]

Herb Lore and an Imaginary Friend

Tonight I found myself lecturing to my imaginary friend about herb lore.  I feel bad for him; I hope he is tolerant. 🙂   My imaginary friend listens to me think about things.  Things of any kind. This time I was lecturing on the subject of herb lore and specifically, cardiac conditions, anxiolytics, and herbs […]