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20 Ways to Use Honey for Wellness and Survival

20 Ways to Use Honey for Wellness and Survival The use of honey for wellness has been well documented over several thousands of years by numerous cultures. While it is common knowledge that honey has medical purposes, and being especially tasty on top of it, most don’t know exactly how or what medicinal applications honey …

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How To Identify Spider Bites And Treat them

  How To Identify Spider Bites And Treat them Spring is here and that means spiders! I hate spiders, there are ONLY three types of potentially deadly spiders in the U.S. 1. The Brown Recluse 2. The Hobo Spider 3. The Black Widow I have already seen 6 brown recluses and it’s barley warm here …

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How To Harvest and Use Dandelion Roots

How To Harvest and Use Dandelion Roots Dandelion roots are best harvested from late fall through early spring, when the plant is dormant and has stored up energy in the root. So now is a perfect time to get harvesting. Some call these weeds, others think that are a pest of the garden world. Before …

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How To Grow Your Own Antibacterial Bandages

How To Grow Your Own Antibacterial Bandages This is truly the best plant / herb you can grow in your garden. Lamb’s ear is easy to grow, easy to transplant and has a tonne of uses some of you may not know. For centuries, hunters and soldiers have used Lamb’s Ear leaves as a field …

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18 Helpful Remedies to Relieve Headache Pain & Tension

These remedies to relieve headache pain are just fantastic. Relying on man made medicine for a headache for the short term is OK, we all have pain meds, if SHTF they will go pretty darn fast. Then what? The article from everydayroots.com (in the link below) gives us 18 Helpful Remedies to Relieve Headache Pain & Tension. …

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Birch Essential Oil for Arthritis, Muscle and Joint Pain

Birch Essential Oil for Arthritis, Muscle and Joint Pain & Survival The use of essential oils, extracts, and all parts of various plants and trees is an ancient practice for healing and easing ailments. Even the drinking of certain kinds of teas provide well established medicinal benefits that our bodies are made to work with. …

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DIY Miracle Healing Salve

DIY Miracle Healing Salve Healing Salves have been used to treat wounds and promote healing on every continent and by every culture for thousands of years. Even in modern medicine, different types of salves are used to treat burns (aloe based gels), keep infection down and promote healing (antibacterial ointments), and correct skin conditions (eczema, psoriasis). …

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160 Reasons to Stock Coconut Oil

160 Reasons to Stock Coconut Oil Coconut oil is magical in my opinion. I have been blogging about homesteading and self-reliance for many years now and I still come across new things you can do / use coconut oil for. Coconut oil offers a wide range of health benefits, coconut oil is affordable, readily available …

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15 Survival Medical Supplies You May Have Missed

15 Survival Medical Supplies You May Have Missed We’re all well aware that medical supplies, equipment, and especially qualified assistance will be tough to get hold of after most any disaster, especially longer term situations. With that in mind, I thought I would be a good idea to list several items that would prove useful to …

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DIY Cold and Flu Bomb

Natural DIY Cold and Flu Bomb Recipe Using natural remedies, essential oils, teas and other methods of treating yourself for cold and flu has been used for thousands of years before the modern hospital and doctor came along. Let’s face it, going to the doctor is expensive – even with insurance! If there was something …

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