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Tilia’s Thanksgiving Feast Day 3

For day 3 of Tilia’s Thanksgiving Feast Recipes we have gone way beyond comfort food mashed potatoes and given you a recipe we are sure will become a family favourite!

Tilia’s Chipotle Cocoa Twice Baked Sweet Potato

These incredibly rich and loaded sweet potatoes will have your guests wanting seconds. 
Careful they don’t fill up only on […]

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Tilia’s Thanksgiving Feast Day 2

For day 2 of our Thanksgiving Feast recipes we have a fabulously refreshing salad that is a perfect complement to any meal.
 
Day 2 – Beet and Apple Salad with Tangy Apple Sage Vinaigrette

This sweet and sour side salad is bursting with flavour and is a perfect use for all of the fresh harvested apples and […]

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Tilia’s Thanksgiving Feast Day 1

Thanksgiving is almost upon us and at Tilia we have much to be thankful for. We have awesome customers, great support and live and work in one of the most beautiful valleys in the world.  Truly we are grateful to all of you for your support over the years!
So we thought we would share with […]

By |October 2nd, 2018|Store News|Comments Off on Tilia’s Thanksgiving Feast Day 1

Fire Cider – a spicy way to stay healthy this winter

For those of you who have tried our wonderful Fire Cider you will know that there are two words to describe it – “spicy” and “effective”.  Fire cider is a traditional folk remedy made by infusing vinegar and honey with powerful ingredients like garlic, onions, ginger, peppers, and horseradish. It is what herbalist traditionally referred […]

By |September 5th, 2018|Store News|Comments Off on Fire Cider – a spicy way to stay healthy this winter

Antioxidants Herbs For Happy Healthy Cells

Every substance that enters the body whether by mouth, respiration or through the skin travels through our blood and must be detoxified and neutralized. Heavy metals, radiation exposure, metabolite waste products from biochemical reactions, pain killers and most other over the counter drugs, saturated and rancid fats, smoking and alcohol consumption, high protein diets, pesticides […]

By |June 2nd, 2018|Store News|Comments Off on Antioxidants Herbs For Happy Healthy Cells

Planting with the Moon

Haven’t you ever wondered why it is that you are successful some years with your herb, vegetable or flower planting, and other times you have failed miserably? No matter how careful you were the end results are pathetic and miserable specimens that weren’t worth the effort. Well maybe when you planted might have been a […]

By |May 1st, 2018|Store News|Comments Off on Planting with the Moon

Spring Tonic Herb Harvesting

Spring has finally arrived, thank goodness, and with it comes all the lovely wild Spring greens. Throughout history these plants have proven vital to our ancestors health as they are the first plants to emerge after long winters and are chalked full of vitamins and minerals that can help to revitalize the body. These plants […]

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Heart Energy

This article was originally written by a US cardiologist who came to understand that there is more to cardiac health than is normally recognized. Given that February is heart month we thought we would like to share what he wrote with all of you as it is really quite amazing! He mentions the herbs Motherwort […]

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Indigenous Medicinal Mushrooms

In the Creston Valley we are blessed with an abundance of healing plants and are extremely fortunate that many healing mushrooms make their home in the area as well. Over the last few years we have been working towards using more and more indigenous plants in our herbal products and have started incorporating in our […]

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The Legend and Lore of Herbs

Along with their medicinal and culinary uses the history of herbs is full of wonderful legends and lore, myths and superstitions. This month we thought we would have a bit of fun and retrace some of these delightful tales with you!

Throughout the centuries, herbs have provided many practical uses. Their aromatic leaves have been used […]

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