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Monday Health & Wellness: Homemade Teething Cream

By | February 27, 2012

Right, so, “teething cream” sounds super weird.  No?  But here’s the thing.  You can buy teething gel at the store.  I’m not entirely sure how to make a gel at home with safe ingredients…nor am I sure that it’s the most effective idea. But last week we ran out of teething tablets.  They started putting child Read More

Monday Health & Wellness: Herbal Multivitamin Tincture

By | January 23, 2012

One question that I get very often is “What vitamin supplements do you recommend?”  Frankly, I can’t fully recommend any brand on the market (although I’m not familiar with all of them; it’s possible some are good).  These supplements have many problems, which make them less-than-ideal solutions for getting the recommended nutrients. These are some Read More

Monday Health & Wellness: How to Make a Glycerin Tincture

By | January 16, 2012

I love using herbal medicines.  So far, I’ve mostly done different types of tea, infused honey, and salves.  But now I’m planning to expand into a new area of herbal medicine: the tincture. A tincture is a super-concentrated herbal solution.   Herbs are placed in alcohol, vegetable glycerin, vinegar, or even a sugar solution and Read More

Monday Health & Wellness: Sore Muscle and Headache Salve

By | December 5, 2011

  **This post has been entered in Monday Mania at The Healthy Home Economist!** We are finally getting back to Monday Health & Wellness again!  We took a break in November for the Natural Holiday Celebrations Carnival.  I know some of you have been waiting for me to get back to these home remedies, though! Read More

Monday Health & Wellness: Anti-Nausea Honey

By | October 31, 2011

  **This post has been entered in Monday Mania at The Healthy Home Economist!** I had unfortunate need for this a little over a week ago.  The two family members with semi-compromised guts seem to experience vomiting with every illness.  We’re still working on probiotics and other protocol to help this issue, but when it comes Read More

Monday Health & Wellness: Homemade Cough and Cold Syrup

By | October 24, 2011

  **This post has been entered in Monday Mania at The Healthy Home Economist!** It’s cold and flu season, unfortunately.  We’ve each taken a turn with at least one minor cold already this year (we haven’t been on top of taking our fermented cod liver oil…even though I know better!).  It’s not fun to be sick. Read More

Monday Health & Wellness: Curing Athlete’s Foot (Anti-Fungal Cream Recipe!)

By | February 21, 2011

**This post has been entered in Monday Mania at The Healthy Home Economist and Herbal Medicine Chest at The Woodwife’s Journal!** I think many of you will like the recipe I have for you today.  Ben (my husband) has struggled with athlete’s foot and other fungal infections for years.  We tried everything to cure them, too.  Read More

How to Make Elderberry Syrup

By | November 20, 2010

Psst…there will be a BIG sale on Real Food Basics on Black Friday!!  Details will come next week, so be sure to read so you don’t miss it!  There’s also going to be a great sale on Healthy Snacks to Go from Kitchen Stewardship…so definitely be paying attention! **This post has been entered in Monday Read More

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