What’s better on a chilly fall evening than warm, soothing tea? How about an immune boosting tea featuring our Super Immune Blend and the tantalizing aromas of orange, berry, and spices? This recipe for Spiced Berry ImmuniTea brings all of this and more.
The cinnamon in this tea provides great antimicrobial properties to fight off any fall illnesses that might be creeping in. This tea also provides a nice dose of immune boosting vitamin c from the oranges and berries. To really transform this immunitea into an illness-busting, immune booster, we’ve added a few drops of our very own Super Immune essence blend, featuring the healing powers of elderberry, nettle, and echinacea.
When brewing, this Spiced Berry ImmuniTea sends delicious autumn aromas swirling throughout your home. Imagine returning home and being greeted by the soothing scents of cinnamon, cloves, and warm winter berries. It’s magical!
Put on your cozy socks, cuddle up by the fireplace, and enjoy some wonderfully-scented Spiced Berry ImmuniTea!
Serves: 12 cups
12 c. Water
1 Cinnamon Stick
1 tsp. Whole cloves
2 Whole Star Anise
1/2 Whole Nutmeg (about 1/2 – 1 tsp)
1/8 tsp. Whole Peppercorns
1 Vanilla Bean, sliced open lengthwise
1/2 inch Fresh Ginger
2 Tbsp. Honey
1 Orange, thinly sliced
1/2 Lemon, thinly sliced
1 c. Mixed Berries, fresh or frozen
14 drops of Super Immune Blend
Add water to a large saucepan. Bring to a boil, then reduce to low heat. Add all ingredients to water, cover, and simmer for 20-30 minutes. Allow to cool slightly and funnel into a mug for serving. For an autumn-scented house, simmer uncovered. Store remaining tea in large mason jars and refrigerate up to one week. Can be served hot or cold.
The female body is powerful and complex, capable of completing a monthly cycle of life and death right before our eyes. Keeping our hormonal cycles regular and balanced is crucial not only to healthy menstruation and pregnancy, but to overall female health. It is our hormonal cycles that regulate temperature, hair growth, supple skin, energy levels, moods, and more.
We’re living in a time when the production and use of hormone-disrupting chemicals is at an all-time high, making it ever more important to support our hormonal systems. Today, we’re bringing you 7 hormone balancing essences to support the female body and keep hormonal systems healthy and balanced.
Female Reproduction; Processes & Issues
The Bushilla Peruvian flower essence is a powerful essence for female reproduction at any stage. It works to balance and heal relationships with the females in our lives, including mothers and female partners. This essence is featured in our Magnificent Moontime and Glorious Menopause constellation blends.
Intuition; Deep Issues
Divine Goddess is an Andean orchid essence that supports birthing, anchoring, and balancing the divine energies. This is a great essence for increasing one’s self-esteem, as well as managing PMS and hot flashes.
Mystical Insight, Peaceful Cocoon
This beautiful, iridescent moonstone offers mystical insight, clarity, and enhances intuition. The physical benefits of the blue rainbow moonstone essence are felt in the head, throat, and sinuses, essentially targeting the pineal and pituitary glands. Moonstones are also beautiful connections to the goddess energy; supporting conception, pregnancy, birth, and the female hormonal system.
Hospice Work, Protection; Endocrine System
Pink Tourmaline works to soothe the emotional body. With its gentle, feminine qualities, it is incredible at addressing hormonal imbalances, especially as they relate to the endocrine system.
Fun, Empowering Time of Life; Balance Metabolism/Temperature
With the Glorious Menopause essence women experience a fun, gentle, graceful, yet empowering menopause. Use this essence blend to balance metabolism and temperature during this deeply profound and powerful time of life.
Honor, Enjoy, and Tune into Your Feminine Cycles and Rhythms
Experience graceful menses by honoring and enjoying your body’s cycles and rhythms. Mood swings, cramps, bloating, and cravings can all be addressed with this supportive, feminine blend. Using this essence will support you in remaining balanced during your cycle, aligning you with your feminine energy for a gentle, comfortable flow.
Begin taking a few days before moontime begins and continue taking throughout your cycle.
Free-Flowing Creativity, Energy; Abdominal Discomfort
Hessonite, a variety of Garnet, is used to regulate hormone production, stimulate metabolism, and fortify the immune system. This balancing essence calms the nerves, quiets the mind, and can relieve symptoms of depression. It is a great essence for supporting the feminine sexual organs and discomforts related to bloating and cramping.