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Amazing Day in The Hudson Valley

Amazing Day in The Hudson Valley
One of my favorite things about life in the Catskills is the the transition from winter to spring, although the current weathers unpredictability i...

Many Health Benefits: Cinnamon Honey

Cinnamon has a long history of use in both Eastern and Western cultures as a medicine. Some of its reported uses are in cases of arthritis, asthma, cancer, diarrhea, fever, heart problems, insomnia, menstrual problems, peptic ulcers, psoriasis, and spastic muscles. There are scientific studies to support some of these uses. Some of the confirmed effects of cinnamon are as a sedative for smooth muscle, circulatory stimulant, carminative, digestant, anticonvulsant, diaphoretic, diuretic, antibiotic, and antiulcerative.

3 simple steps to saving the bees

honeybees have been vanishing from plain site over the past couple of decades.  this is horrible, because we need them to sustain us, and help us grow food and make delicious honey. 

here are three things you can do to help your local honeybees, and ensure they endure. 

the benefits of lavender in our products

Not only can you ingest your delicious Phoenicia Honey Co. Lavender Honey, you can also use to to wash your face for a luxurious facial experience, mix it with oatmeal to create a soothing scrub or add a little sugar for extra exfoliating.

Orange Ginger Cranberry Sauce

Orange Ginger Cranberry Sauce
Just in time for the holidays, we've created this recipe just for you! It's a simple cranberry sauce, full of flavor and sweetened with hone...

Upstate Dispatch: Saturday Shopping: Local Honey

Honey: a form of address, miracle food, medicinal unguent and mysterious immortal time traveler, having been found in Egyptian tombs intact, it has survived thousands of years. If only those crusty, aged urns of the amber nectar could speak, they could convey untold stories. What honey’s secret to eternal freshness? Lack of moisture, according to the Smithsonian Magazine and a combination of the following factors that produce a rare quality.

a beautiful winter walk in the Catskills

took a few pics by a winery near the Hudson River .... love winter in the Catskills. 

Phoenicia Honey Company: Sweet infused raw honey to sweeten your palate

From Hudson Valley Good Stuff:

Recently Elissa Jane Mastel, owner and creator of Phoenicia Honey Company, invited Hudson Valley Good Stuff to a private honey tasting in uptown Kingston at Chill Media North, a public relations company she founded. Confession: I have loved honey since I was a kid. I once snuck off with an entire teddy bear plastic bottle of honey and consumed it in one sitting. So, of course, I was eager to taste the new honey creations from Phoenicia Honey.