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January 16: Yarrow

This weekend of sorrow has caused me to lag behind, which makes yesterday’s flower, Yarrow, especially relevant. In the language of flowers, Yarrow means, “The Heart-Ache; Healing; War.” 153 more words

Language Of Flowers

Natural Treatments Every Prepper Should Know

You live during a world where so-called modern wonder drugs, laboratories, and equipment have obscured a lot of primitive yet extremely effective kinds of… 224 more words


Yarrow – Nature’s Blood Coagulant

Millefoil. Carpenter’s weed. Soldier’s woundwort. Bloodwort. Seemingly non-related utterances, these names all refer to the same plant capable of stopping a nosebleed or preventing a sneeze. 599 more words

Plant Medicine

Achille's Heal 2.0 Tasting Notes

I am surprised to be admitting that this recipe crept up on me. Before I knew it, two weeks had passed since I bottled my newest yarrow infused IPA and it was ready to be sampled. 590 more words


Fermenting Fun: Achille's Heal 2.0

A new year means another new home brew, in particular another pale ale overflowing with ultra-piny yarrow blossoms and a generous helping of complimentary hops to add some flavors and aromas of citrus and coniferous woods. 1,269 more words