Step off the beaten path and into nature's wild and weedy apothecary. In this warm and friendly guide, herbalist Doreen Shababy shares her deep, abiding love for the earth and its gifts. She invites readers to be playful and adventurous as they learn how to use herbs to make a soothing salve, fragrant tea, vibrant salads, and other dishes to delight the palate as well as the eye.
This extensive collection of herbal remedies, folk and food wisdom, and eclectic recipes from around the world represents a lifetime of the author's work in the forest, field and kitchen. Organized in an easy and fun A to Z format, Shababy's extensive knowledge of the subject and unique collection of wit and wisdom will speak to beginners and herb enthusiasts alike.