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.

Risks and Uses of Essential Oils

Warning- risks of essential oild and how to use them safely

Essential oils are all the rage lately, and with good reason. They are, in a sense, a pharmaceutical grade natural remedy with incredible power. But with great power comes great responsibility, and … [Read more...]

Natural Remedies for Acne

Natural remedies for acne that really work

The other day, I was trying to find a picture of me when I was in high school to show my kids. I couldn't find one because I was so photo shy at that time... mainly because of my acne (and … [Read more...]

Echinacea Benefits and Uses

Echinacea Uses and Benefits

I met my husband walking across the country, and it turns out you learn a lot about a person by walking 15+ miles a day with them. At the time, he was a 20-something guy into sports and healthy(ish) … [Read more...]

Herbal Throat Spray Recipe

Herbal Throat Spray for cough and sore throat

Once upon a very terrible time, all five kids got a stomach bug at the same time... while I was gone... and my husband got it too. Thankfully we don't get sick often, but it was terrible and I wasn't … [Read more...]

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...]