Whether you’re in Northern or Southern California, the air is thick with smoke, and heavy with the task of rebuilding. Care for yourself and your loved ones with this herbal tea, crafted and blessed by Ayurvedic Practitioner and Registered Nurse Annette Shellenbarger. Stop by the Ardor Apothecary shop to purchase the necessary supplies. Stay safe, and be well, dear ones. And if you’re in a position to donate, consider clicking here for a list of organizations seeking aid.

Pollution-Freeing Tea:
2 parts Mullein (flowers)
2 parts Elecampane
1 part Licorice
1 part Marshmallow root
1 part Thyme
1 part dried ginger

Mix together well and store in a glass jar. To make the tea – Combine ¼ cup of the herbs together in 4 cups of boiled water, cover and allow to steep for 20-30 minutes. Store in a thermos and sip throughout the day. Use raw honey to sweeten to taste.

“May your lungs be healed, may you breathe freely, physically and emotionally.” -Annette