Rosehip tea is a nutritious and tasty way to get your Vitamin C. The best part is, you can grow the rose hips yourself. Use raw honey to sweeten and this is an all-around great boost for you immune system.
Digging, planting, bending over, getting up and down, even lifting and hauling heavy items. All that can play havoc on a girl’s muscles. I used to take over the counter tylenol, but have since learned that my not be the best thing for me. So, I tried some homeopathic pain relief gel from the health […]
A tasty trio of herbs that may relieve congestion, reduce coughing, also can help with sinus pressure, sinus headache and fever. It’s called “Cold Care” tea, but I’ve had success with it for allergies, sinusitis, basically any kind of head congestion. Tired of the over-the-counter allergy/cold pill that fogs your brain up while it dries […]
It’s flu season. Practically every time I turn around I’m getting word that somebody’s sick. This time of year, I go through a lot of Elderberry Syrup. It’s my Go-To remedy for avoiding the flu and getting over it faster, so I’m constantly making it and giving it away, and taking it, and feeding it […]
A salve is basically just something applied topically to heal the skin. It can be a balm, ointment, or cream. They are made with oils and waxes to create a semi-solid material. To keep them shelf stable and nearly solid, there typically isn’t any water content, except when a small amount of tincture is added. […]
If I were to venture a guess, I’d say that lavender is one of the most well known and admired herbs. It can be more picky to grow than some of the other herbs which we’ve covered in this series, but it’s still an easy keeper and its benefits are countless.