The Power of a Detox Bath

Do you ever feel so run-down that you have to force yourself to get up and do things? Do you wake up feeling tired or feel like you’re ready to go back to bed just an hour or two after getting up? If the phrase, “I’m already tired tomorrow” hits home for you, a relaxing …

Homemade Laundry Detergent – No Cooking, No Clumps

I’ve been making my own homemade laundry detergent for many years and have tried several different recipes. I’ve grated countless bars of Fels Naptha soap to… make powdered laundry soap that would never melt properly in the wash water cook a liquid laundry soap that seemed to do well but left my clothes looking dingy …

Herbs for Urinary Tract Infections

Urinary tract infections can ruin your whole day (or week…) The pain and burning, the frequent need to urinate – it’s enough to drive anyone crazy. The common route is to head to the doctor for antibiotics, and there’s no denying that they work. Yet antibiotics introduce almost as many problems as they solve. Thankfully, …

Top 5 Homeopathic Remedies for Summer

For most people, summer is the best time of the year. Lots of sunshine for playing outside, hiking in the woods, splashing in the pool, or lying on the beach … Ahhh, summer is bliss. Well, as long as we don’t talk about the bees in the grass … or the mosquitoes in the evenings …

Make Your Own Materia Medica

Learning about natural medicines is so much fun, and using them successfully when you or your family gets sick is incredibly empowering. If you’re like me, though, the more you learn, the more you realize how much you don’t know! Whether you’ve amassed so many books that you don’t know which one to check when …