How to Make the Perfect Cup of Chai for Your Dosha | Herbal Academy | If you enjoy chai tea, we hope the tips you find in this article will inspire you to make the perfect cup of chai according to your Ayurvedic dosha.
  ON February 08,2018

How to Make the Perfect Cup of Chai for Your Dosha

Forget bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens—chai is one of my favorite things. For me, a great cup of chai is right up there with puppies, autumn leaves, and twinkling Christmas lights. I don’t know if it’s the perfect blend of sweet, warming spices, the creaminess of the milk, or the happy caffeine buzz…

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Homemade Squash Cinnamon Dough for Holiday Decorations and Ornaments | Herbal Academy | Tis the season for decorating Christmas trees and giving gifts! These DIY squash cinnamon dough decorations are a great fit!
  ON December 09,2016

Homemade Squash Cinnamon Dough for Holiday Decorations and Ornaments

What spice reminds us more of the holidays than cinnamon? The smell of cinnamon cookies baking or perhaps a few cinnamon sticks brewing on the stove instantly brings warm memories to mind. There are many ways to enjoy cinnamon during the holidays and squash cinnamon dough is a surprisingly fun way to welcome this beloved…

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15 Uses for Cinnamon | Herbal Academy | With its much loved flavor and aroma, the uses of cinnamon go beyond the kitchen! Here are 15 uses for cinnamon in the kitchen as well as for good health!
  ON November 14,2016

15 Uses for Cinnamon

Cinnamon is a much loved staple in our kitchens. Its sweet, floral, clove-like, earthy, and spicy aroma and flavor complement cookies, cakes, pastries, pies, breads, oatmeal, cinnamon toast, applesauce, and mulled wines. Cinnamon is also included in spice blends from many cultures and is used throughout the world. Cinnamon’s virtues extend beyond its taste and…

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Health Benefits of Popular Autumn Spices
  ON September 10,2015

Health Benefits of Popular Autumn Spices

Soon the air will turn crisp and the leaves will begin to change colors. And along with these wonders of fall come the smells of apple and pumpkins as well as cinnamon, nutmeg, sage, and other popular autumn spices. In addition to the fact that these spices are delicious and autumnal, they also boast some…

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Cinnamon - More than a holiday herb
  ON December 04,2013

Cinnamon for Health: More than Just a Holiday Spice

As a spice, cinnamon plays such a popular role in our breakfast cereals, holiday desserts like pumpkin pie, hot apple cider, and other staples of our cuisine that we tend to forget that it has medicinal properties as well. And while it might not surprise us to learn of its value as an herb, how…

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