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Preserving old recipes

How would you feel if you suddenly found a stillroom book from your great-great grandmother? Wouldn't that be amazing? The insights into her daily life, dreams and tragedies – surely a valued possession for you and those who come after you....

Herbal Petcare – Healthy pets, naturally!

Humans arent the only living creatures to know the healing powers of herbs.  Animals in the wild will naturally turn to herbs if they are feeling unwell and our domesticated friends can benefit as well. There are now a great many veterinarians who have a more holistic approach to...

Lower blood pressure, naturally.

The healing properties of garlic have been helping people for centuries.  A veritable powerhouse of active ingredients which are reported to ease an A-Z of ailments and treating  high blood pressure is one of the health issues on this list.  It has long been said that if fresh garlic...

Infusion vs Decoction

Do you know the difference between Infusions & Decoctions? If you are planning to use herbs to make your own teas and brews from home then you will likely encounter the process of both infusions and decoctions. Infusions and decoctions are time honoured methods for delivering herbs orally through teas....

Everyone can Benefit From Herbs

There is a strong movement towards to use of herbal preparations instead of the never ending supply of store bought, synthetic alternatives. Many people think that by using natural products they are eliminating chemicals from their lives. The word chemical has become such a negative word when in fact...

Herbal Skin Care

There are treatments for all skin types and all skin problems. You can make your own soaps, cleansing milk, toners, moisturisers, soaks, masks and the list goes on. If you have skin problems there are treatments for acne, wrinkles, sunburn, blemishes and blackheads, dry skin, oily skin, mature skin,...

Herbal Weightloss

Herbology recommends a whole body approach when planning weight loss. With this in mind you need to look at more than just cutting out the chips and pizza. You need to work out why your body is overweight and unwell in the first place....

Before You Take Herbal Remedies Read This!

It would be pretty irresponsible to start taking herbs with little or no knowledge of herbal remedial treatments. By not taking the time to consider all the factors and seek advice you could be putting your health at serious risk....

Herbal Hair Care

When you buy your shampoos at the supermarket you are using materials that are full of chemically altered ingredients made so that the products will last longer than they naturally should. One of the reasons those is not good for your hair is that your hair is slightly acidic...