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Fennel Benefits

Posted on September 30, 2015 at 2:40 PM Comments comments (800)

Fennel, which is also known as Foeniculum vulgare, is an aromatic plant used widely for both culinary and medicinal purposes. The seeds of the fennel plant have an aniselike aroma and often feature in Indian and Middle Eastern cooking. Fennel is used to improve digestion, relieve flatulence, treat hypertension, increase milk production in brea...

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Peppy Peppermint

Posted on August 19, 2015 at 6:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Peppermint (Mentha Piperita) Jo Francks, M.H. When thinking of herbal tea one of the first thoughts that comes to mind might be peppermint. Peppermint has been used over time for many different ailments. It is a very diverse herbal treatment. It is most often used as a digestive agent to help relieve gas and bloating and to help with nausea. Our family has used peppermint in many different ways over the years....

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Pop and Fresh

Posted on July 20, 2015 at 6:45 PM Comments comments (0)

With fall right around the corner we here at The Little Homestead begin to wind down from our sizzling summer fun, and focusing on the exciting new school year ahead of us.  At the Little Homestead Learning Center they have been busy growing their own gardens which includes organic popcorn and today they got to taste the seeds of the labor while watching their cartoon favorites like Tom & Jerry, munching on hot popcorn in eco-friendly brown bags.  Organic snacks not only have th...

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Spring Forward

Posted on March 21, 2015 at 2:50 AM Comments comments (1)

Healthy Mind,+ Healthy Body +Healthy Spirit+ = Better Life

The scripture that comes to mind is 2 Corinthians 5:17  Therefore If any man be in Yahshua he is a new creature: Old things are passed away: behold all things are become new. Yes putting old things down might be a problem if we just keep looking at them. If we have been blessed to have a new day given to us then let us start our day as new creatures. To begin with our New Day we have hope ...

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