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.

How to Create a Natural Remedies Checklist

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Each year about this time, I start preparing for the Winter months by making tinctures and elderberry syrup (you can freeze ahead) and other remedies to have on hand in case anyone gets sick. I … [Read more...]

Natural Ways to Fight Drug Resistant Head Lice

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Reports have recently surfaced about an outbreak of drug-resistant head lice in half of US states. The timing of this outbreak coincides with the start of school in many places, so experts predict … [Read more...]

Garlic Olive Oil for Ear Infection

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When it comes to powerhouse herbs and natural remedies for illness, garlic tops the list. It is naturally antimicrobial, antiviral and antibacterial, making it beneficial for helping the body fight … [Read more...]

How to Make Solar-Infused Herbal Oils

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These dog days of summer when the weather is hot, the children are restless and we all start to think about the fall are a great time to make herbal oils for winter remedies. As the name suggests, … [Read more...]

Essential Oil Cooling Spray for Summer

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It might just be that I'm spending a lot of time outdoors with my kids and usually holding one of them, but this summer has seemed unusually hot to me. Not only has it been hot, but the humidity … [Read more...]

Chlorella Uses & Benefits

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I've raved about Spirulina before and shared how I use it, but Spiulina's cousin Chlorella is a powerhouse as well. What is Chlorella? Like Spirulina, Chlorella is a freshwater algae with a host of … [Read more...]

Gardeners Hand Salve Recipe

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Gardening- Cheaper than therapy and you get tomatoes! - Author Unknown There are so many benefits to gardening besides just the fresh produce. Gardeners are known to live longer and I know many … [Read more...]

Homemade Anti-Itch Spray

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Oh summer... how I love thee. With the fresh peaches for cobbler, long days for family activities, abundance of fresh veggies at the farmers market and the extra time with family, summer is almost … [Read more...]

Health Benefits of Essential Oils

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I've already posted in depth about some of the major problems with modern use of essential oils (in one of my most controversial posts to date), but essential oils do have many benefits, so I wanted … [Read more...]

Natural Hair Growth Oil for Men

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I don't write many posts specifically for men, because men typically require fewer personal care products. I've shared the natural shaving options that my husband uses, and this is another recipe for … [Read more...]