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Cold Sore Home Remedies

I have an herbalist friend who has dealt with cold sores for some time and has developed some tried and true cold sore home remedies that will not only relieve the pain, but also help heal the underlying cause – the herpes virus. Cold sores can develop due to a lowered immune system due to…

Ginger Candy Recipe

You’ll LOVE this ginger candy recipe. Ginger is one of those spices that does everything. Rather than seeing it as a “Jack of all trades” without ever truly performing well in one area, I see it as a renaissance spice; doing it all and doing it extremely well. Ginger originally comes to us from Asia…

Soda Recipe

Fermented Soda Recipe: Blueberry Soda

The more fermenting of food I do, the more I love it. My current passion is creating lacto-fermented sodas. Since it’s fruit season, I’ve been experimenting with simple fruit soda recipes, and will share my soda recipe for homemade blueberry soda with you. Recently I served some of my lacto-fermented soda at a potluck and…

Dandelion Recipe: Lemonade

We have been having some hot spring days here in Washington this past week or so, and luckily there have still been some dandelions in full bloom. This has allowed us to enjoy a wonderful hot weather treat… dandelion lemonade. We love this dandelion recipe. To make this dandelion recipe you get to spend a…

Free Natural Cold Home Remedies

Most people think if you are near someone who has a cold or you touch something a sick person touches, you’re automatically going to catch a cold. They also believe that the object of treating a cold is to suppress the sneezing and coughing. To do this, they pay a lot of money for medicines…

Free Home Pink Eye Remedy

Here are some home remedies for conjunctivitis or red and sore eyes. Pink eye, or conjunctivitis, is a common childhood ailment. Here are some pink eye remedies. Conjunctivitis is a contagious ailment, so keep you child away from other kids. It is important to treat this right away so that the condition does not worsen….

Free home infant constipation remedy

Why do I have an infant constipation remedy? Because infant constipation was something BOTH my kids had AND I know many other parents who dealt with the very same ailment. If you are looking for a natural baby constipation remedy, you have come to the right place. When our daughter got really fussy, we knew…

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Ear Ache Remedy

Recently, my son woke up in pain in the middle of the night saying his ear was in pain. I immediately put together my favorite ear ache remedy for him. At this point I wasn’t sure if it was an ear ache or an ear infection. In either case, I would treat it the same…