Motherhood Tea


1/4 cup each of the follow dried herbs:
Oat straw
2 tablespoons each of the following dried herbs:
Lavender flowers
Nettle leaves


Blend all ingredients thoroughly. Store in a clean, airtight glass jar away from heat, moisture and light for up to one year. Be sure to label. Use 1 heaping T. of herb tea mix to 1 cup of boiling water. Allow the brew to steep (covered) for 5-10 minutes. Strain and sweeten with honey, if desired. Enjoy a relaxing cup of tea whenever you need a break.


The herbs in this tea blend are traditionally used to restore vitality, lift the spirits, tone and nourish the body, fill depleted reservoirs of strength (following birth) and gently calm and renew the system. Use organic herbs whenever possible. Add more (approx. 2 T) fennel seeds if milk flow needs stimulating.


6 servings


Thursday, February 24, 2011 - 4:25pm


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