Natural Remedies Articles & Tutorials

These natural remedies are effective at speeding recovery from illness and injury. They are a combination of herbs, supplements and lifestyle adjustments to help your family bounce back from ill health.

7 Natural Remedies for Winter

7 Natural Remedies to Keep on Hand in Winter

My Amish friends are predicting a really cold winter based on the fuzz on caterpillars, the shells on acorns, the movement of squirrels, the size of pinecones and the bird migrations.Who knows if … [Read more...]

How to Detox Your Armpits

How to detox your armpits- and why you should

So, in case the title didn't give it away, today's post is on an interesting topic, but hear me out before judging!I get a lot of questions from people who try my homemade deodorant or deodorant … [Read more...]

Coconut Oil Pulling Chews

Coconut oil - oil pulling chews with essential oils

I'm a big fan of oil pulling. I've shared before how I originally started this age-old practice and then an updated post about using coconut oil for oil pulling. What is oil pulling? If you aren't … [Read more...]

7 Healthy Uses for Honey

7 Healthy Uses for Honey

Once upon a time, we had a beehive in our backyard. I loved being an amateur beekeeper and we especially loved having a source of (really) local honey. Unfortunately, the kids didn't love the … [Read more...]

Natural Remedies for Sunburn

Natural Remedies for Sunburn Relief

I write a lot about the benefits of the sun and how it is important for Vitamin D production, hormone balance, getting enough blue light and many other functions in the body. A recent study reported … [Read more...]

Coconut Oil Pulling?

Coconut Oil Pulling - How to use coconut oil to improve oral health

I wrote about oil pulling a couple of years ago, before it gained mainstream attention in the news and on fashion blogs.It is something I've been doing off and on for years and that I see … [Read more...]

Benefits of Astragalus Root

Benefits of Astragalus Root

What is Astragalus? Astragalus root has been used for centuries in traditional Chinese medicine. It is a powerful adaptogenic herb and is said to support immune function. Astragalus has gained … [Read more...]

Honey for Healing Cuts and Burns

Natural Remedy- Honey helps speed healing of cuts burns and wounds

I'm often amazed at things that our generation thinks we've discovered, only to find out that our grandmothers and great-grandmothers had been using them for years.Case in point: Honey for wound … [Read more...]

Marshmallow Root Herb Profile

Herb Profile- Marshmallow Root Uses and Benefits

Marshmallow Root is an herb that has been around for centuries. In fact, it was mentioned in Homer's Iliad (written 2800 years ago). It was used in ancient Greek and Indian cultures for its healing … [Read more...]

Dit Da Jow Herbal Remedy for Pain

Dit Da Jow herbal remedy for pain relief and rapid healing

Last year, our whole family started taking Jujutsu. We all enjoy it, but the rolls, throws and climbing aspects definitely come more easily to the kids! Any activity that involves wooden swords and … [Read more...]