During these dreary days of Winter, while we are starting to really miss the sunshine and the garden growing, it is easy to become a little down. According to the NCBI (National Center for Biotechnology Information), Seasonal Affective Disorder affects about six percent of the population, and up to 20 percent may also experience milder […]
This week we are reviewing the Nerdy Farm Wife’s 101 Easy Homemade Products complete with a video tutorial for Violet Leaf Lotion Bars. Great for winter dry skin!
Prepping Your Health for Survival In an SHTF event survival may be your only focus so don’t let your health, or lack of it slow you down. With, Prepping Your Health, there are 2 major hurdles that you need to overcome. These are Liver imbalance and Addiction to sugar, flour, and hydrogenated corn syrup. The […]
Humans across the globe have been using scented smoke as a tool for many thousands of years. It is a practice that many people find to be relaxing and powerful, and one that persists commonly today. Although it has often taken the form of artificially scented candles and incense sticks, the interaction with each plant […]
With winter in full swing and snow blanketing every surface, the bears are soundly hibernating in their dens, most plants are laying quietly dormant underground, and I have mostly limited my activities to sitting by the wood stove and drinking tea, but hardy as ever, wintergreen didn’t get the memo. As it’s name suggests, wintergreen, […]
Drinking herbal teas are a great way to get some of the benefits of the herbs in a soothing drink. I love drinking herbal teas, especially in the winter as they are so warming and comforting. During the summer months, I make the tea and pour it over ice for a refreshing boost. If you […]