Thyme is a great herb for cooking with every day.
Heavier dish recipes, benefit particularly from the flavor of thyme. Add it stews,soups, chowder, gumbos,stuffings,sauces, roast chicken or pork, and also to many vegetable dishes. In any Bouquet Garni's thyme is an essential ingredient.
As with most herbs ,there is alot of herb to weight. A 1/2 a cup of thyme is only 1 ounce which will last most people quite a while.