Making Herbal Tinctures

Posted by on Oct 15, 2020 | 0 comments

Making Herbal Tinctures

A Practical Guide to Making Herbal Tinctures Learn to craft herbal medicine at home or in the wild using the folk method. This informative and useful guide provides helpful tips and step-by-step instructions for making tinctures the traditional way. http://www.motherearthliving.com/Natural-Health/practical-guide-to-making-herbal-tinctures by Erin McIntosh Erin is the Communications Manager at Mountain Rose Herbs and a graduate of the Columbines School of Botanical Studies. She spends her days photographing flowers, creating herbal treats, and wildcrafting medicinal plants in the magnificent...

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Time for a break…

Posted by on Sep 29, 2020 | 0 comments

Time for a break…

Sea Salt Bath • 2 cups fine sea salt or Epsom salts • 5 drops rosemary essential oil • 4 drops eucalyptus essential oil (Eucalyptus globulus for adults, or E. radiata for adults, adolescents and children) • 2 drops lemon essential oil While the bath is filling up with your favorite temp of warm water, add all ingredients in a small glass or mason jar. Slowly pour the sea salt blend into the water, swish it around and soak till your hearts content! Soothing Massage Oil • 1 ounce sunflower oil or jojoba oil • 6 drops rosemary essential oil • 4 drops peppermint essential oil • 3 drops ginger...

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Four Thieves Vinegar Recipe

Posted by on Apr 6, 2020 | 0 comments

Four Thieves Vinegar Recipe

During this RESET time, while we are all expected to wash, wash, wash our hands and cover our mouth and nose…here is a very effective and potent tincture that will help cleanse the insides and the outsides! There are many different recipes for Four Thieves Vinegar and different stories claiming different historical origins. That being said, it is a very effective household cleaner. This has been used down south as a banishing vinegar and can be seen in voodoo shops at a pretty penny. All of the herbs in the Four Thieves Vinegar formula are potent antibacterials or antivirals and all...

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Are you ready for Yom Kippur?

Posted by on Sep 18, 2018 | 0 comments

Are you ready for Yom Kippur?

Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement. Are you ready? If you are asking “ready for what?” than let me explain. The Day of Atonement is the holiest day of the year for all of Judaism and is one of the Feast Days of the LORD listed in Leviticus 23. Read that last part again, one of the FEAST DAYS OF THE LORD. Yes, that’s right the Holy One Himself, (no matter what you call him – Yahovah, Yahweh, God) designed this day as one of HIS feast days and commanded all those that followed Him to honor them for eternity. Well, that about says it all – and that is what...

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Seeing through time

Posted by on Dec 12, 2017 | 0 comments

As I was searching YouTube for Hanukkah songs to entertain the kids when they come up for Shabbat dinner, one particular video kept popping up in the feed. Finally clicking on it I re-watched it and the flood of remembrance crept slowly through my heart…it was our oldest son, Jim, sharing with everyone how his family celebrated Hanukkah.  It was hard to actually watch it – bittersweet if you will because of the range of emotion that swept over me. What you can’t see in the video is that my husband and I were there when it was filmed. As the film rolled on we were sitting in...

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Vinegar – A staple you need to have!

Posted by on Mar 3, 2017 | 2 comments

Everyone has it … and if you don’t, you should have! What is it? VINEGAR! Yes, that old staple that is in everyone’s pantry. This wonder product just simply doesn’t get enough credit. Good thing probably – that’s why it’s still so cheap to buy! There are so many do-it-yourself projects that one can incorporate with this wonder water that you will wonder why you never thought of it before. So let’s take a look at some of the things you can do with vinegar which is a cheap and organic way to help get you through the day. Freshen up your...

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