I've been working a lot with herbal infusions lately for myself, mostly nettles, but today I decided to add some color to my life via flowers: calendula, passionflower, red clover, hibiscus and pink roses

Infusions (using water) are different from herbal tea in that you still pour boiling water over them, but you infuse them for longer. I like to let them sit for 4 hours or more. I put my herbs or flowers into a mason jar, pour boiling water to the top, put the lid on and let them sit for seve...

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