Our Pantry Profile: Thyme

Thyme {Thymus vulgaris} Common garden thyme has been used for protection, courage, food, and medicine since the beginning of recorded history. A low-growing, aromatic shrub native to the rocky hills of the Mediterranean and Southern Europe, it's now a staple of herb gardens around the world. Roman soldiers bathed in thyme to maintain their courage … Continue reading Our Pantry Profile: Thyme

Herb Guide: It’s About Thyme

Thymus vulgaris Also, Known As: Black Thyme Common Thyme English Thyme French Thyme Garden Thyme German Thyme Serpyllum Thyme Tomillo Winter Thyme Thyme is a common name given to all the herbs belonging to the plant species called Thymus. The Thymus is indigenous to Europe and Asia and all plants belong to this species are … Continue reading Herb Guide: It’s About Thyme

Top 10 Health Benefits of Thyme

There are few things a sprig of thyme won’t make immensely better. This versatile herb blends well with a myriad of flavors and is packed full of health-promoting compounds, vitamins, antioxidants, and other nutrients. Thyme belongs to the genus Thymus which is part of the mint family and closely related to oregano—another powerful herb. Native … Continue reading Top 10 Health Benefits of Thyme

Home Remedies for Bronchitis

Bronchitis is an inflammation or swelling of the lining of the bronchial tubes, otherwise known as the bronchi.The bronchi are the passages that connect the lungs to the mouth and nose. But what home remedies are best to treat bronchitis? People with bronchitis experience breathing difficulties caused by a reduced capacity to carry air through … Continue reading Home Remedies for Bronchitis