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Soothing skin salve

I fight with psoriasis, since I can remember myself, so this is something I first made for myself, and it works. It doesn’t clear anything 100%, but it sure is soothing, and better than any other cream I have ever tried. 175 more words

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The Five Value Added Products I Make When I Clean Up Our Bee Hive Frames

FIVE DIFFERENT PRODUCTS I MAKE FROM BEE HIVE CLEAN UP

As you can see above, there are five different products I make when I clean up my hive frames. 227 more words

#homesteading

Making Herb Infused Oils for Soaps & Salves

Yesterday I mixed up a few herbal concoctions to brew into some oil so that I can make some wonderful soaps and salves.

I love herb infused soaps and body products.   520 more words

DIY

Plantain, Plantago major

This summer was an epic crop of plantain. We have two large hugel beds which retain a lot of moisture. We had a very wet summer again, so along with the nettle going crazy, we had a healthy patch of plantain growing right along side. 221 more words

Plant Profiles

Winter Solstice Sore Muscle Salve

artwork by Nathalie Parenteau, Cranberry Picker

I have been growing a lot in my knowledge of plants and preparations this year. It truly is a magical experience in every way. 353 more words

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BLESSED WITH OPTIONS

Of all the options
with which an ailing person
may be blessed,

if one could choose only one thing,

spare the infusions,
salves, medicines and deconcoctions, 40 more words

Poetry

How To Make A Healing Salve

Studying plant energetics and their actions? Many of us in the herbal community share a passion for seeking out natural homemade remedies. We are not only studying plant’s actions individually but also how to create vehicles for these herbs to work together with the body. 819 more words

Herbal Remedies