A nourishing, organic herbal tea blend that may be mildly sedating. This gentle tea is great for encouraging little ones to calm down, while also helping them feel alert and attentive. Herbs like spearmint and lemon balm can make for a tasty afternoon tea with your child. Calming and grounding by day--soothing and peaceful by night. Not only does it feel good, but it tastes good, too!
Mythology: Heka was an ancient Egyptian deity associated with health and wellness. The god Heka was incorporated by practitioners into medicine - for the Egyptians, healing was seen as the province of the gods. In other words, medicine was magic, and so to honor Heka was one of several ways to bring about good health in someone who was ailing.
All Organic Ingredients: Catnip, spearmint, lemon balm, chamomile
Brewing Instructions: Can be enjoyed cold or hot. 1-2 tablespoons makes a single serving, or brew all 2 oz. in a pot to make up to 3 gallons. Cover tea with hot water and steep for up to 30 minutes, depending on strength or flavor desired. Add honey if desired and enjoy!
If Brewing for Pets: Make a strong tea. Use 10 ml or less than 2.5 teaspoons of tea for every 30 lbs of weight, 2 x a day.
CATNIP (Nepeta cataria) - This herb has long been used to help promote relaxation. May help soothe restlessness, ease occasional colic symptoms, and act as a gentle nervine.*
SPEARMINT (Mentha spicata) - Flavor and aroma promotes clarity and attentiveness. May help calm upset stomachs and aid in digestion. May also help respiratory system in clearing congestion.*
LEMON BALM (Melissa officinalis) - A sweet herb traditionally used by herbalists to calm discomfort and tension, while supporting the nervous system. May promote emotional health, balance and calm the nervous system, and support a healthy immune system. An excellent herb for children that may help support the immune system and provide a calming effect for daytime or before bed.*
CHAMOMILE (Matricaria recutita) - Gentle and soothing, this flower may help promote a healthy nervous system and overall relaxation. May be used to help calm during times of stress, gently encourage sleep and settle an upset stomach.*
*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. They are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.