hawthorn berries and leaves

Discover All the Health Benefits of Hawthorn Berries, Flowers, Leaves, and Bark

Hawthorn berries, also known as haws, mayblossom, thornapple, and mayflower, are readily available and have an array of potential health benefits. The berries, flowers, leaves, and bark are all used in traditional preparations. All varieties of the hawthorn tree are related to apples and roses. Many varieties, including the Common Hawthorn, are native to Europe […]

50 Simple Ways to Go Green

Most of us would like to be greener, but sometimes it seems like such a huge effort to transform our homes and lifestyles into the ultimate temples of green, zero waste, carbon neutral, uber healthiness. Because it seems like such a huge feat, many people simply don’t bother making any changes. So we’ve compiled a […]

best apple recipes

76 Delicious Apple Recipes

It’s that time of year – and you’ve got more apples than you can shake a stick at. Bags and boxes of apples all over your house – and more coming off the trees every day. Even if you don’t have your own apple trees, at this time of year, you can forage for wild […]