Herbs

August 21, 2014

Volunteer Fruits

Two weeks ago as my husband and I were walking around our property to see what kinds of plants are growing (remember, we moved 4 months ago, so we are learning what grows wild here), we notices an odd vine growing out...

May 14, 2014

Making Do With What You Have On Hand

Yesterday evening, as I was preparing for my Chamber of Commerce presentation today, I realized that I was out of licorice root. My husband volunteered to drive out to the local natural food store to grab some for me....

January 17, 2014

If you have Sciatica

I have a friend with sciatica. It interferes with everything she does. Work, home and social life suffer because of the pain her sciatic causes her. There are some days she can barely walk. I've been working with her ...

October 4, 2013

A Short History on Licorice

Licorice has been used medicinally since the beginning of recorded time. Licorice was found in King Tut's tomb right next to his gold, jewelry and other treasures. Ancient Egyptians viewed licorice as a “cure-all, ...

August 31, 2013

Jalepeno Honey Recipe

As promised here is my simple recipe for jalapeño honey. Ingredients and Supplies fresh jalapeño peppers fresh, local honey a canning jar Instructions: Wash jalapeños and slice long ways. If your jar...

Candida

July 26, 2013

I found a terrific reference on Candida (yeast). It's comprehensive, easy to read, and explains the why and how of systemic yeast infections. The focus seems to be on which pharma drugs work best against Candida, but ...