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Essence of the Week: Spanish Marjoram

Spanish Marjoram is a perennial shrub from Spain that is used as medicine, in cooking and preserving foods, and in manifesting good tidings and luck. She is used in traditional medicine and Ayurvedic medicine for digestion, the lungs, pain, and the reproductive system.

Spanish Marjoram is ant-fungal and anti-inflammatory. She is used for all types of skin imbalances, infections, and conditions. Spanish Marjoram is wonderful for sore muscles, arthritis, rheumatism, and wound healing. This powerful plant helps the lungs and can be used for a cold, flu, bronchitis, asthma, whooping cough, and respiratory infections. She is also great for the stomach and creating harmony in the digestive system. For PMS or moon cycle disharmonies, Spanish Marjoram promotes a more balanced reproductive cycle. She is also great for the brain, memory, and disturbances like Alzheimer's.

Energetically, Spanish Marjoram is anti-depressant and a peace promoter. She is used for mental clarity and brain harmony. When one is ready to stop blaming others, but instead ta