• Using Herbs to Help Relieve Stress

    Using Herbs to Help Relieve Stress

    by  • May 14, 2014 • 2 Comments

      Stress. An unavoidable fact of life… by technical terms a natural reaction to any demand on or imbalance in our bodies whether physical, emotional or mental. This stress reaction can be triggered by exciting or upsetting events which release sudden energy in what some call a fight or flight response. The brain sends...

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    Learning Herbs: Dandelion

    by  • May 7, 2014 • 1 Comment

    Dandelion Herb Profile: Latin Name: Taraxacum officinale Description:  Wait! Don’t spray that beautiful little, yellow flower in your manicured lawn…eat it! Dandelions have earned a reputation from most as an obnoxious weed, but around here we consider it to be a treasured (and tasty) medicinal plant. Dandelions grow virtually everywhere with their jagged green...

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    Ten Herbs to Curb Allergies

    by  • May 5, 2014 • 0 Comments

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    Spring is always a welcomed change in seasons. Right now we are enjoying the beautiful sight of green emerging everywhere. With the blooms, buds, and beauty comes a not so enjoyable effect we call a-a-a-choooo!  (excuse me) ahem… allergies. An allergy is, basically, an over-reactive response your body has to a normally harmless substance,...

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    Fleas! Get Rid of Them Naturally and Effectively

    by  • June 20, 2013 • 5 Comments

    Fleas! Get Rid of Them Naturally and Effectively

    Fleas. Just typing that word makes my skin crawl! Ick. I have seen more than my share of fleas in my 7 years of working at a veterinary clinic. Those nasty boogers have ruined many a pet parent’s peace and for some animals, fleas have caused miserable health conditions. Needless to say, all the...

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    “How To” DIY for the Week: All Natural Deodorant

    by  • June 12, 2013 • 17 Comments

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    {Note: This blog is a re-post – Originally published on December 9, 2011} After several errands and helping my husband finish some outdoor chores, I am ready to show you how to make your own deodorant! Yes, deodorant. Have you ever done any research on that flowery or baby powder smelling stuff on a...

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    Natural Fertility Resources

    by  • February 1, 2013 • 4 Comments

    Thanks so much for joining for the whole month of January as we covered some basic natural fertility topics. There are SO many more areas to cover when it comes to natural fertility like how to deal with  PCOS, thyroid disorders, endometrosis, fertility after miscarriage or birth control pills, surgical intervention and much more....

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    Berry Herbal Brew: A Natural Fertility Secret

    by  • January 31, 2013 • 11 Comments

    This month has been fun learning about a few ins and outs of natural fertility. But it just wouldn’t be complete without a wise momma’s fertility recipe, now would it? 😉 You all know how much I love Bulk Herb Store and I am always curious to try their herbal blends… this month I...

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    FertilityFlower: The Best Charting Tool Available

    by  • January 29, 2013 • 5 Comments

    Tracking your fertility can be a challenge especially when you don’t have the right tools… Or you have abnormal cycles… Or you are really new to charting. When we first decided to start to trying to conceive, I had such a hard time pinpointing my ovulation and all the online programs I had looked...

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