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How To Cure Evil Eye by Estela Caballero

She would tell me that some people just can’t help it.  Everyone needed to know about the evil eye and how to cure it if you fell under the spell.   1,871 more words


E is for Elderberry

So of course while doing this 26 week blog challenge I knew some letters of the alphabet would be more difficult than others.  Primarily the vowels!   486 more words

Tonia Brown's 26 Week Challenge

Herbs for Arthritis

Arthritis is a disorder of the joints (of the body) where the joints undergo swelling and considerable amount of pain. There are many classifications of arthritis and osteoarthritis is the most common type. 643 more words

Pain Management

Amy Jirsa: Herbal Goddess

Herbal Goddess: Discover the Amazing Spirit of 12 Healing Herbs with Teas, Potions, Salves, Food, Yoga, and More by Amy Jirsa

By Lisa King | Monday, February 9… 373 more words

Daily Musings Of A Madwoman

The wisdom of our grandmothers

I think this is the slowest onset of a cold I have ever had. Each day it has gotten microscopically worse. First a slight raspy throat and then the next day a slightly more raspy throat. 372 more words


The Flowers of Jimei II

It’s New Year’s Eve. I walked to work for the last time this year. The sky was blue and cloudless, and it was just over 10 degrees Celsius. 172 more words


Privet and the Healing Potential of Invasive Species

Privet (Ligustrum sinense)

I just survived the privet trimming. Of course, this dance with privet (and what a wild dance) got me thinking about the traditional use of this plant as well as new scientific information coming out. 399 more words