Watching the Herbs dry

While watching paint dry and watching herbs dry can be very tedious, this is how we patiently dry the Comfrey, Chocolate Mint and Calendula grown in our Spa gardens and used to make Ichykoo Exfoliating Herbs. The herbs are then mixed with the Red Rose Clay Cleanser to make a kicker anti- wrinkle mask which…

Lemon and Calendula Potatoes

This week I spent tending to wounds and marketing fresh Calendula to local restaurants and experimenting with drying it. I discovered that not only is Calendula lovely sprinkled through a salad, but it has a long history since Persian days of being used like Saffron to add colour and, as it turns out extraordinary amounts…