Now that we are in the middle of winter, and are often plagued with cold and flu symptoms, alternative medicine is often the first thing we grab for, making all of our lives a little more comfortable. One of the not so commonly used plants in the US – while often used in Europe – …Continue reading "What In The World Is Umckaloabo And How Do You Use It?"
Many health food stores and natural grocery stores have added a variety of essential oils to their inventory, which might make you wonder how to use these essentials oils, such as oregano essential oil. To answer your question, I have compiled some information about this powerful herb for you. Oregano Essential Oil As A Hand Sanitizer …Continue reading "How To Use Oregano Essential Oil – A Practical DIY Guide"
Warts are no fun but a quite common skin condition that is highly contagious and easily transferred. Something as simple as a handshake or a hug can cause one of those unsightly problems to appear on your hands. Skin-To-Skin contact is the # 1 cause of for spreading wards. Thankfully treatment does not have …Continue reading "How To Get Rid Of Warts Naturally"
The benefits of the healing touch therapy Whether you have chronic illnesses, like I do, or you had an acute injury, getting back to your personal optimal self as soon as possible is all of our goal. I love using alternative healing practices to aid in this process. Healing Touch Therapy is one of …Continue reading "The Benefits of the Healing Touch Therapy"
You might have used this spice in your culinary delights, but did you also know that Marjoram can do so much more? As an herb, or essential oil, Marjoram should be a part of your health and healing routine, for a wide variety of reasons: 1. Aids in healing bruises and sprains. Similar to Arnica, …Continue reading "The Powerful Healing Properties Of Sweet Marjoram"
One of the stables in my alternative medicine cabinet is Elderberry syrup, and during the cold and flu season, I tend to give a bottle as a gift, that is how much I believe in its versatile power. But, I have found that not everyone seems to know much about this dark and mysterious berry, …Continue reading "The Powerful Elderberry – Health Benefits And More"
My favorite herbal tea is Peppermint tea. It’s leaves when brewed loose are a perfect match for Tea Leaf Reading (more on that in an upcoming book, stay tuned! ) . But it also holds plenty of health benefits, that make this tea not only delicious but an important staple in anyone’s household. Simply place one …Continue reading "The Health Benefits of Peppermint Tea"
You made the wise choice to assist your underactive thyroid by using alternative healing methods. Utilizing the power of essential oils to support your thyroid can help you get in control of your discomfort that the side effects of Hypothyroidism brings with it. I have compiled a list of 5 Essential Oils that you can …Continue reading "Healing Hypothyroidism Naturally : Essential Oils For Thyroid Support"
Headaches happen for many reasons – stress, neck or posture problems, change of weather, or slight dehydration. No matter what the cause, I prefer to grab a natural health remedy to combat the pain, rather than grabbing for the chemical solutions of aspirin and company. Here are few quick home remedies to get rid of …Continue reading "How To Get Rid Of Your Headache Naturally – 6 Quick And Easy Remedies"
E is for Elderberry Elder (Sumbucus) leaves, bark, roots and berries in their raw condition are poisonous. The culinary use lays in its syrup, which is derived from the berries, as well in creations of jams, jellies, sauces and pies. Eating the cooked berries by themselves is not advised as they are bitter on their …Continue reading "Elderberry – An A To Z Challenge Post"