The Grow System
That really sounds like someone left the lid of the lotion bottle and it got dried out. However, I mean solid lotion, hand balm, whatever-you-want-to-call-it. I've been making it for several years now, because its easy to make and very effective. Also, commercial lotions, even very natural ones, give me a strange reaction-…
A few weeks ago there was a discussion about pine needles. I mentioned Douglas Fir needles and then posted that I was going to do an experiment with two batches of fire cider; one with local ingredients and one with non-local. So here are the results of the experiment along with the recipes. Non-local Ingredients: 1 1/2…
I have wondered about avocado oil & its benefits. This article taught me new things today. I found it interesting enough that I wanted to share it with all of you. I guess it is time to price it out. Currently I either use EV olive oil or unrefined coconut oil (for raw use) and grapeseed oil or unrefined coconut oil (for…
@lmrebert Tell me more about white willow bark tincture. Is it effective for occasional migraines? My season is fast approaching with cold air keeping certain pollutants (including Chevy vehicle exhaust...no kidding) close to the ground in the (valley in the) city we frequently go to. Only ibuprofen has (mostly) worked for…
From my reading, it seems kratom could be a valuable ally in breaking the opioid addiction that is plaguing this country, not to mention a myriad of other uses. Is the push to make it illegal another lobbying effort by the pharmaceutical companies who would prefer people continue to take their chemicals? Does anyone have…
I just harvested some young california poppies in my yard (they grow almost year round for me). I was thinking if the whole plant is good for medicine, then using leaves before it flowers would be better. But then saw a couple sites, and apparently they are at best when blooming, and even have a few seed pods. Thats great…
I thought that these videos may be of use to someone who might be interested in exploring or even just understanding Chinese medicine.