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The 9 Best Nondairy Substitutes for Milk Cow’s milk is considered a staple in many people’s diets. It is consumed as a beverage, poured on cereal and added to smoothies, tea or coffee.While it is a popular choice for many, some people can’t or…Continue
Homegrown herbal remediesLabels on store-bought herbs rarely reveal how plants are raised, let alone how long the ingredients are exposed to light and high temperatures while stored in their plastic containers. Grow your own…Continue
Not all tinctures have to be made with alcohol. You may be trying to avoid even the few drops of alcohol that a standard tincture provides, or you are put off by the taste of alcohol enough that it interferes with your herbal protocol. Make some of…Continue
HIGH BLOOD PRESSUREHigh blood pressure (hypertension), often called a silent killer, is the pressure of the blood in the arteries. Blood pressure is typically recorded as the systolic pressure (as the heart beats) over the diastolic pressure (time…Continue
Black drawing salve is a natural remedy I first heard about when visiting a local Amish community to pick up produce and eggs. I saw one of the farmer’s sons applying what looked like tar to his arm after getting a large splinter from a fence…Continue
Here's a recipe for Red and Black Absinthe. Start with your favorite base of scented spirit. I use Dupas "Fine Absinthe", remove the Coriander and add Angelica and Valerian Root. 18grams per 1 liter. Pushes the Thujone experience a little more,…Continue