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Banana leafs cover: all we have to do now is wait till the herbs 'pop up' in our herb garden

Herb garden

Herbal teas, herbs to spice up food and herbs as medicine. I’m a bit of a herb addict. When I was still living in the Netherlands I had a cupboard with sixty pots with herbs. Who ever came by got a tailor made cup of tea: depending on favorite flavor, illness or state of mind. […]

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little redhead tea

My little redhead tea

A friend of mine cooks by color. He isn’t the slightest concerned about how thinks taste, just by how things looks. In his point of view: if you have all different colors in your meal, you have a healthy meal. Among our friends there is a lot of discussion about his opinion and especially about […]

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stomach ease tea

stomach ease tea

I like this stomach ease tea so much I even drink it when my stomach is fine. It consists of three herbs – or actually seeds – that are really good for your stomach: fenugreek, fennel and anise. Fenugreek is an amazing herb. It’s loaded with vitamins and minerals (B6, B2, B1, B11, B3, C […]

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Long life tea

Long life tea

I picked up this recipe  in a book. Can’t remember which one, but I know what the story was. It was said that in early China a monk would always brew a soup with ginseng, reishi mushrooms and goji berries. The monk was already 125 years old. The emperor wanted to know his secret and […]

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