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Cold/flu season is upon us and having your sore throat lozenges ready is a great idea. At The Mother Earth News Fair in Topeka last month, I had the pleasure of sharing practical “hands-on” throat lozenge making with a number of participants. Join in making your own herbal throat pastilles/lozenges, which are tasty, simple to […]Read more »
What is Sea Buckthorn oil? Sea buckthorn oil is extracted from the thorny berry shrub, sea buckthorn. It is disseminated in different areas of coastal and mountain of Europe and Asia. The seed or pulp from the fruit is naturally extracted to produce the oil. There are two types of Sea Buckthorn oil – Seed […]Read more »
Citrus Herb Foot Soak Are your dogs barking? Tired and achy? Sore tootsies? Have you ever thought about how truly wonderful and perfectly designed our poor feet are? They take pounds of pressure and force every day just going through the motion of daily life. Poor circulation, yeast, fungus, ingrown nails… none of which are appealing […]Read more »
A wide variety of herbs is known to be highly beneficial to the body in all sorts of ways. And this also goes the same way with one’s mental focus and stability. There are several herbs that can assist you in polishing your mind to its optimum ability. In fact, some of these herbs are […]Read more »
Create Fragrant Essential Oil Blends Plants have been incorporated into human rituals since time immemorial. Before methods of extracting their essential oils were devised, the plants themselves were employed as both physical and spiritual healing agents. Plants connect us to nature, remind us we are part of something greater and can serve as a catalyst for […]Read more »
(This is the first in a series of articles on some common physical changes women may experience, such as varicose veins or age spots, as they age and how these changes can naturally be reduced or minimized) Our Aging Bodies As we get older, our bodies start to show the wear and tear that we […]Read more »
Natural Remedies for Psoriasis Video by Mother Earth Living Associate Editor Gina DeBacker answers the popular reader question, “What are some natural pain relief remedies?” >>> For more great videos check out MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends on YouTube!Read more »
Natural Pain Relief Remedies Video by Mother Earth Living Associate Editor Gina DeBacker answers the popular reader question, “What are some natural pain relief remedies?” >>> For more great videos check out MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends on YouTube!Read more »
An inhaler can become your personal little go-to garden and health remedy. Wouldn’t you love to be able to take the wonderful aroma of walking through a flower garden, or the whiff of lilacs in bloom with you? And doesn’t the smell make you feel good and refreshed? By using aromatherapy inhalers, you can have […]Read more »
Are you interested in maintaining an excellent state of health? Do you want to eliminate all harmful toxins from your body? If you have answered with yes to either one of these two questions, you should keep on reading. In the paragraphs below, you will be able to find some herbs that have genuine detoxifying […]Read more »