Wonderland, a place that brings relaxation, wonder and peacefulness...perhaps a sense of joyfulness, harmony & balance. A place where you can go to feel the pressures of the world begin to fade. This tea helps promote stress relief, a sense of inner stillness and anxiety support. Wonderland is created to help you relax into calmness, meditation and help you to fall asleep, when rest is much needed. Once you arrive at your dreamspace Wonderland, these herbs can help guide you into a state of lucid dreaming, vivid dreaming and offer space for you to remember your dreams upon awakening.
Wood betony has a beautiful gift of connecting mind and body. It helps to lift the spirits in times of need, setting the space for a clearer focus in mediation practice before bedtime. It acts as a nervine relaxant to help calm the mind and relax the body to ease you into a more tranquil, restful sleep. It has been used traditionally to help promote pleasant dreams.
The beauty and balance that passionflower brings is a most excellent addition. Passionflower allows a bridge to tap into a deeper state of consciousness. It is an herb of the crown chakra and another gentle nervine. This herb helps us to relax into ourselves, helping to release any emotional tension of the day and allowing a soft landing space to open our minds to receiving higher guidance. It helps us to find a place of quiet, easing restlessness and anxiety. Passionflower has been used to help promote a deeper more peaceful sleep. It's antispasmodic properties can be useful when dealing with pain and body tension.
Skullcap helps to ease anxiety and calm the body. Skullcap has the beautiful gift to enhance the other herbs it surrounds. This herb is often used to ease discomforts of withdrawal. Skullcap’s element is water and allows for a full integration of the soul with the physical body.
Kava root promotes a deeper sleep and can help reduce stress and anxiety. Kava tends to be very grounding in her watery ways. She helps to protect us on our journey and can help enhance visions.
Mugwort has been used by many cultures to enhance lucid dreaming states, strengthen prophetic dreaming and aid in astral travel. This is a powerful emotional healer herb during dreamtime, so if one has any unpleasant experiences, it could often be a deeper insight and release of hidden wounds.
Blue Lotus is a flower that has had a majestic stretch of limelight back through thousands of years of history and across cultures. She was revered as Sacred to the Egyptians and the High Priestesses/High Priests of Atlantis. She is a blossom of the Goddess. The lotus represents sahasrara. She helps you to connect with your Divine feminine lineage, enhances meditative states and acts as a nervine, aphrodisiac, mild sedative, mood enhancer, and dreamspace activator. It brings a state of lucid dreaming at bedtime. Blue lotus/lily reminds us that we are always connected to the Spirit world...we are connection itself. When our crowns are activated, we are able to connect and remember.
Sacred pink lotus brings us love, in all spaces and states, let us welcome and invite in more love. She symbolizes compassion (for ourselves and all that surrounds us). Her bloom represents the opening of heart, opening of the crown and the opening of us to all that is. As a gentle sedative, she brings us to a space of tranquility in and out of wonderland.
And lastly our lovely lady chamomile, a gentle relaxant to help calm the mind and guide us into sleep.
Ingredients: Wood Betony* (Stachys officinalis), Passionflower* (Passiflora incarnata), Skullcap* (Scutellaria lateriflora), Kava Root* (Piper methysticum), Mugwort* (Artemesia vulgaris), Blue Lotus* (Nymphaea caerulea), Pink Lotus* (Nelumbo nucifera), & Chamomile* (Matricaria chamomilla)
Serving: 1 heaping tsp (or 1 TBS for stronger tea) to 8 oz. water
Steep: 5-7 min.