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Get To Know the Ingredients in Recovery Tea

Get To Know the Ingredients in Recovery Tea

When the cooties get tough, the tough turn to tea! Our Recovery blend is just what the herbalist ordered to take on the modern world with confidence. Recovery Tea is not just for the crud, it was created to help combat a number of illnesses, but still has a wonder flavor that is easily enjoyed.Carefully Chosen IngredientsGreen Tea - When it comes to the cold and flu, antioxidants in green tea help take away bad bacteria and free radicals. Green tea reduce congestion and coughing.Pepper …
28th Aug 2021 THT Steph
Get To Know Our Regularity Tea

Get To Know Our Regularity Tea

Why We Chose These IngredientsSenna Leaf - Also known as the cassia marilandica or locust plant, these leaves have commonly been used for its laxative properties. Senna contains glycosides, which are a group of organic compound that work by smoothing the muscles of the digestive system.Licorice Root - Used in traditional Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine for centuries, licorice is the root of Glycyrrhiza glabra from which a sweet flavor can be extracted. It's uses include soothi …
13th Aug 2021 THT Steph
Herbal Dosage Guidelines for Children

Herbal Dosage Guidelines for Children

The following are suggested herbal dosage guidelines for children to help you know how much herbs, teas, and tinctures to give children. Please take note that these are general guidelines. The quality of the herbs, the child's weight and the child's overall health should be taken into consideration when figuring how much herbal tea or tincture is right for your child. The Herbal Toad states child safety in the 'more details' section of each product listing. The following guideline …
26th May 2021 THT Steph
Homemade Herbal Electrolyte Drink Recipe

Homemade Herbal Electrolyte Drink Recipe

When we are not feeling well it is hard to get down anything. This is especially true where children are concerned. Most homemade electrolyte recipes are tasteless, or have no taste at all.  Store bought electrolyte drinks are often full of sugar, dye, and other unhealthy ingredients, and aren't any better for enticing a child to drink. My herbal electrolyte drink has all of the immune boosting, tummy soothing, cramp preventing, and other benefits of the herbal tea. Plus, it …
21st Feb 2021 THT Steph
Natural Remedies to Improve Wellbeing

Natural Remedies to Improve Wellbeing

Let’s be real, anxiety and stress is something that almost all of us experience from time to time. We are all living in more complicated, chaotic times. From deadlines, to working, to getting the kids to and from school, homework, laundry, housework, and more. We feel like there’s never enough time in the day, and its natural to feel frazzled and overwhelmed at times. By not taking actions of these feelings can greatly impact our quality of life. Here are a few natural approaches on improving ou …
15th Feb 2021 THT Katie
Nutritional Herbs

Nutritional Herbs

The uses for herbs are so vast that even after centuries of use, we are still making new discoveries as to their number of uses, yet most people still think of herbs as no more than a caffeine-free alternative to black tea. Even those who have used herbs medicinally for a number of years tend to overlook the value of herbs in supporting the bodies nutritional needs. Herbs are extremely rich in vitamins, minerals, and other nutrients, and because they are plants, these nutrients are in a balance …
31st Dec 2020 THT Steph
The Benefits of Herbal Facial Steam

The Benefits of Herbal Facial Steam

I love using herbal steams, especially in the winter months.  Steam is warming and moistening and helps alleviate dryness in the body. Adding aromatic plants to hot, steamy water allows the plant's volatile oils to combine with the steam, and then delivered to the skin and/or respiratory system. Facial steams are calming to the senses and are a natural way to promote open airways, clear head colds, and is one of my favorite ways to give skin a rosy, dewy glow.When used as a part o …
15th Nov 2020 THT Steph
Get Your Skin Cold Weather Ready

Get Your Skin Cold Weather Ready

Cold weather can do a job on your skin, making it dry, itchy, dull, chaffed, and make wrinkles more noticable.The Herbal Toad’s new Herbal Steam Cleanse is a great way to rejuvenate and cleanse your skin, while adding nutrients, rather than stripping them away. Steaming helps soften the surface of the skin, and helps detox and dilate pores to make it easier to remove blackheads, left behind makeup, and dirt when daily cleansers cannot. This is because steaming softens the surface of your skin an …
17th Oct 2020 Dannie Mae
Monograph: Oregon Grape Root

Monograph: Oregon Grape Root

Historically, our knowledge of the use of Oregon grape came from First Nations peoples. Based on collected ethnographic information, we know that Native American tribes utilized all species of Oregon grape (Moerman, 2009). The Blackfoot, Karuk, Okanagan-Colville, Samish, Sanpoil, Squaxin and Thompson tribes utilized the roots and branches for addressing a variety of ailments. According to Moerman (2009), the Blackfoot and Sanpoil used a decoction of the roots as a gastrointestinal aid, while sev …
19th Jul 2020 THT Steph
Herbs For Nerve Pain

Herbs For Nerve Pain

Anyone suffering from nerve pain knows first hand the stress and anxiety it can cause. When the nervous system becomes overactive and the nerves become overly sensitive to touch, it can leave you feeling on edge. There is no doubt that nerve pain can be debilitating, but there are herbs that may help a variety of nerve pain conditions, including sciatica, neuropathy, post surgery issues, and more.We have made it easy by combining these powerful herbs in one easy to take nerve pain formula,  …
10th Jun 2020 THT Steph