A simple start to a home apothecary with herbs, teas, leaves and such. Can be used prior to seeking medical treatment or in supplementation as desired. I've found most to be very effective. Herbology, Herbalism, and Herbal Medicine
Sore throat remedy: Lemon and Raw Honey Cut up lemon. Put in small mason jar. Cover with honey. ~ let sit in refrigerator until lemon and rind break down into marmalade-like mixture. Place in cup & add hot water.
Something to try next time. This homemade poison ivy cure is made with three household ingredients. There’s no need to run to the doctor when you can make this DIY cure, stop the itching and get instant relief!
Neosporin Has Nothing on This DIY Antibacterial Cream 4 tablespoons beeswax cup coconut oil Small metal bowl Small saucepan Kitchen hand towel 15 drops tea tree oil 10 drops lavender oil 1 tablespoon witch hazel Hand mixer Sealable glass container
If you wake up with a sore throat and begin to feel a cold coming on mix: hot water, 2 tablespoons honey 2 tablespoon vinegar, dash of cinnamon, and 2 tablespoons of lemon juice. Mix well and drink. You will feel better within the hour.
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