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Archives for October 2013

Shrub Recipe ~ Rum Infused with Autumn Spices

Shrub is an amber liqueur made of rum, sugar, citrus and spices.  It has the consistency of a very light syrup.  It’s popular in parts of England and areas of the U.S. I found this recipe on Lovely Greens.  This is Tanya’s recipe for homemade  Rum Shrub.  She explains how to make a rum infused […]

22 Natural Sore Throat Remedies to Help Soothe the Pain

Don’t forget to Like Herbs and Oils Hub on Facebook so you’ll get notified every time we find a great new post about Herbs, Essential Oils, DIY Projects, Spices, Natural Remedies and Natural Living. Sore throats are terrible. They make it difficult to swallow.  You don’t want to eat because of the pain. It’s just […]

Lavender Infused Lemon Drop Cocktail Recipe

Don’t forget to Like Herbs and Oils Hub on Facebook so you’ll get notified every time we find a great new post about Herbs, Essential Oils, DIY Projects, Spices, Natural Remedies and Natural Living. This is a recipe for a lavender-infused Lemon Drop by Chris on the Dan 330 site.  It’s a creative alcoholic drink. […]

How To Make A Perfect Smoothie Every Time

Smoothies are delicious, filling, hydrating, and full of vitamins and minerals.  It’s also so easy to make a healthy breakfast smoothie to give you a good start to your day. Or a midday smoothie ti give you extra energy. This is an article by Danielle of MindBodyGreen. She shares 5 steps in making the perfect […]

How to Make a Vanilla Chai Sugar Scrub

This is a recipe by Betsy of DIY Natural for a Vanilla Chai Sugar Scrub. It’ a wonderful mixture of chai tea, several sugars, cinnamon and several other ingredients.  Betsy explains how to blend and use the sugar scrub.  She also explains the best way to store the scrub.  Very nice recipe. Click the How […]

How to Make Whipped DIY Vapor Rub for Chest Congestion

Nina of DIY Natural comes up with the best, natural homemade products!  This is a recipe for homemade vapor rub. It’s whipped and creamy. It really has the consistency of  body butter and soaks nicely into the skin. Commercial vapor rubs are petroleum based and also use other synthetic ingredients that are not healthy.  In […]

Herbs for Beginners – Information, Links & Recipes

This is an excellent article if you are new to herbs.  It’s jam-packed with useful information and links. Kate of Modern Alternative Mama shares: 7 safe herbs with some interesting information 6 commonly used and mostly safe herbs What to Do with Herbs 12 articles about different things you can do with herbs 6 herbal […]

15 Nourishing Soup Recipes for the Cold and Flu Season

  Nothing chases away the chill of Autumn and Winter like a nice steaming bowl of homemade soup.  This is an article by Erin Odom, Contributing Writer to Stephanie’s Keeper of the Home site.  She shares links to 15 hearty soups that are perfect  for cold and flu season.  The recipes I looked at were […]

Homemade Mocha Soap Recipe

soaprecipes101.com[/caption This is a recipe for Mocha Soap that I found over at Soap Recipes 101.  The recipe combines coffee and chocolate.  It produces a thick, creamy and rich soap.  Mocha soap uses a variety of oils, cocoa butter, coffee and cocoa butter. Click on the Homemade Mocha Soap Recipe to see the recipe and […]

How to Make an Herbal Oral Rinse (Mouthwash)

Don’t forget to Like Herbs and Oils Hub on Facebook so you’ll get notified every time we find a great new post about Herbs, Essential Oils, DIY Projects, Spices, Natural Remedies and Natural Living. This is a recipe for an herbal oral rinse (mouthwash) that helps to prevent dental disease.  Jerica of Sustain, Create and […]