Spend some quality time with this amazing husband and wife herbal twosome!
Marc’s “Herb Nugget” emphasizes daylight saving time and its unique ability to confuse us all!
The “Herb of the Podcast” is Lavandula angustifolia, or Lavender. A member of the mint family, this fragrant flower has been used for centuries; most notably for its essential oil.
Mindy’s “Backed by Science” article is: A. Kunicka-Styczynska, et al. Preservative activity of lavender hydrosols in moisturizing body gels. Letters in Applied Microbiology, Volume 60, Issue 1, Pages 27-32.
“Wildcrafting and Homesteading updates” include Mindy’s successful soap making project, Marc’s slippery elm balls, and other gardening features.
The Worldwide Herbal And Foraging News articles are this one, this one, this one, and this one. Irish folklore herbal collection, new naturopath laws, cows texting farmers, and man finds lost wedding ring in carrot.
Enjoy the podcast!