Evergreen Balm... excellent at stimulating healing and relieving pain in part because of the way in which the volatile oils increase local circulation. This warming power is especially effective for treating cold symptoms which may manifest as stiff, achy muscles often characterized by dull, chronic pain. Additionally, stronger scented conifers can be useful as a chest rub during colds with sinus congestion or chronic coughs.
Ingredients 1 c. honey 1 c. lemon juice 5-7 radishes 1 sm. red onion 6 garlic cloves (If my cloves are super-small, I use a couple more.) Dump everything into the blender and blend until smooth. Strain. Refrigerate between uses, for up to a week or so.
Clove oil is rich in vitamin C, potassium, iron, phosphorus, calcium, sodium and vitamin A. It is used as a home remedy in a number of applications, such as gargling with an oil solution to cure bad breath or sore throats, and help with sties, earache, bruises and indigestion, to name a few. This article tells how to make clove oil.
Keep this in mind if you start seeing lots of spiders around your place. Natural spider killer or prevention... take one cup of vinegar, one cup of pepper, a teaspoon of oil and liquid soap. Put it into a spray bottle and spray along the outside of your outside door and along windows;