ROOTS Primer, vegetables that is! Summer is ending but the jewels of winter are coming with their warmth, comfort and medicinal qualities.
I will never forgot when my first born child was running a fever in pretty much the middle of the night and we had absolutely no baby medicine in the house. I sat in the rocking chair crying along with my new baby while my husband ran to the 24 hour grocery store. Thankfully, my […]
I love “alternative” medical modalities but there’s a key to success in using them and I was NOT doing it. Oh, how I suffered but, oh, what I learned…
Cough, bark, hack, dry, croupy, whatever it sounds like- no-one likes to spend a night disturbed by coughing. Whether it’s you, your spouse, roommate or child is the one that sounds like a barking seal there are times something, (like this herbal cough syrup).
Many medicinal herbs are easy to grow, and most of them can be used in both cooking and home remedies. Use herbs in teas and herbal infusions, in homemade herbal oils and salves, in herbal baths, and in home health&beauty treatments.
Raw honey has been shown to provide a number of health benefits. It has been used to treat wounds, relieve allergies, boost energy and ease cold symptoms. Recently, researchers have also discovered that it is a powerful treatment for Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). This article outlines the many medical uses for raw honey.