Heka Happy Herbal Tea
This delightfully uplifting tea is intended to promote emotional well-being throughout the day. Herbs like peppermint, calendula, and lemon balm may help give a stimulating boost to mind and body. Have a cup of this tea whenever you need to see the bright side of things.
Other potential benefits: May help with relief from feelings of mild sadness, worry, fear and stress.
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: Peppermint, damiana, lemon balm, skullcap, and calendula.
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.
DAMIANA (Turnera diffusa) - May help uplift one’s mood and stamina by nourishing and bringing balance back to the body. May nourish the central nervous system to give a boost to the mind and the body.*
LEMON BALM (Melissa officinalis) - May be used to calm discomfort and tension, while supporting the nervous system. May promote emotional health and leave you feeling uplifted. Traditionally used by herbalists to balance and calm the central nervous system. An excellent herb to help calm the mind and body during the day, for better sleep at night.*
SKULLCAP (Scutellaria lateriflora) - A comforting herb, traditionally used to calm nerves and release tension. It may be used to promote emotional well-being and relaxation during times of occasional distress. Potentially works to restore integrity to nervous system.*
CALENDULA (Calendula officinalis) - Brings the sunshine into one’s life! This is an uplifting herb that may help your body improve its blood flow.*