Ready for harvest-Lemon balm and Elderflower

Lemon balm is abundant at the moment and looking at its prime for collection. Its timing is impeccable as many of its uses are well suited to this time of the year. This has got to be one of my favourite teas, it has a lovely lemony flavour which is often agreeable to children. This […]

Winter in the Herb Garden with Ali

As I am writing this we have had our first real day of winter, brrrgh!! Time for the winter warming herbs that heat us up from the inside and take away that chilled to the bone feeling.My favourites are those that are most available to me: Ginger, Garlic, Kawa kawa and Horopito. Best warming spices […]