Oxymels: Love in the Medicine

Oxymels: Love in the Medicine Oxymels are one of my absolute favorite remedy forms.  There's something about the sweet tang of an oxymel that seems to embody the love and heartfelt good wishes of the medicine maker, as well as the complexities of caring for each other.  They are delicious, versatile, high in a wide … Continue reading Oxymels: Love in the Medicine

Folkloric Tinctures and Infused Vinegars

From an accessibility standpoint, folkloric tinctures are the best thing ever.  There's no need for measuring and weighing and doing arithmetic--and you don't have to study the intricacies of weight-to-volume tinctures to make something truly fabulous.  Provided the plants you're tincturing aren't poisonous in any dose, you're good to let your kitchen scale gather dust … Continue reading Folkloric Tinctures and Infused Vinegars