The garden has a lot more to offer than pretty flowers and yummy produce. In fact, it is easy to grow a veritable pharmacy right out your backdoor by planting these incredible herbs that are loaded with health benefits. Here are a few of our favorite simple and powerful herbal remedies straight from the garden.
Small, powerful, and oh, so healthy, these little greens are dynamite in a tiny package. Don’t let their diminutive nature fool you; microgreens are a superfood to contend with. You’ve probably seen microgreen growing kits before or spotted a tray of greens on your friend’s counter and may be wondering what the deal is with these just-sprouted seeds. Are they really as healthy as everyone claims? Should you be eating them? Read on for our favorite health benefits of microgreens and ways they can supercharge your health.
Whether you work from home at a dedicated desk, prefer to hop between coffee shops with your laptop, or spend your days in an office building, you most likely know that your environment can severely impact your productivity. Here are a few of our favorite ways to adjust your space to help you think better and work harder…wherever you are.
What better way to bring a little taste of the jungle into your home than by adding these humidity-loving plants to an often neglected space…the bathroom. When we think of houseplants, our minds usually go to the living room or kitchen and skip over the bathroom, thinking that it’s just too wet or there’s not enough light for plants to flourish. In fact, if you choose the right varieties, the bathroom can be a veritable oasis for these tropical beauties.
Winter can often be a rough time for the avid gardener. The temperature cools, flowers begin to wither, the green fades from your garden, and snow blankets the sleeping plants. But thankfully, just because the Jack Frost has made his appearance, doesn’t mean you have to stop enjoying fresh herbs for the winter season. Take advantage of your home’s natural warmth and light, and grow fresh herbs for health and healing even in the midst of a raging blizzard.