Category: natural

Are you Storing Essential Oils?

Are you Storing Essential OIls? - Essential oils are not going to be something you can reproduce. It takes pounds and pounds of raw plants to create a very little essential oil.  That said, essential oils are not the most effective long term answer because they will eventually run out.

Let’s get the big argument against essential oils out of the way. Its a very simple one but it holds some water in terms of repeatability. However, there are so many benefits to storing essential oils that I would just …

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Get Rid Of Ticks – Guaranteed!

Get Rid Of Ticks – Guaranteed! — After a long day hunting turkeys my son and I were pulling ticks off of us left and right. Later that week I fell into an article about Powassan which is a new virus carried by ticks that is even more dangerous than Lyme.

Are you dealing tons of ticks on your property? There are some serious issues when it comes to having those biting and sucking little bugs. If they were just a nuisance it would be one thing. However, we are dealing …

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Ancient Survival Medicine That We Lost To History

Ancient Survival Medicine That We Lost To History — As a huge proponent of health and wellness I can truly appreciate this great article on ancient survival medicine. Now, when you hear the word medicine I know you think of something that must be consumed.

As a huge proponent of health and wellness, I can truly appreciate this great article on ancient survival medicine. Now, when you hear the word medicine I know you think of something that must be consumed. You think of something you …

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How To Grow Your Own Antibacterial Bandages

How To Grow Your Own Antibacterial Bandages — The whole plant is medicinal as an alternative, antibacterial, antipyretic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, diuretic, febrifuge, hypotensive, stomachic, styptic, tonic, vermifuge and vulnerary. A cold water infusion of the freshly chopped or dried and powdered leaves makes a refreshing beverage, while a weak infusion of the plant can be used as a medicinal eye wash for sties and pinkeye

The title of this article might sound like a serious claim. You might even wonder if its clickbait. The truth is you can grow one powerful little plant that will double as an absorbent and antibacterial bandage.  There is a …

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Fatty Coffee Gets More Mileage

I love "fatty coffee", also called butter coffee or bulletproof coffee.  But the best part is that fatty coffee actually has health benefits and gets more mileage from the caffeine, so less does more if you love even more of peppy caffeine.

I love “fatty coffee”, also called butter coffee or bulletproof coffee.  But the best part is that fatty coffee actually has health benefits and gets more mileage from the caffeine, so less does more if you love even more of …

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Essential Oils As Medical Tools

How many people out there are taking advantage of the essential oil world.

How many people out there are taking advantage of the essential oil world. The problem with essential oils is that they tend to get lumped up into other strange healing categories that are less effective. Things like crystal healing and …

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How To Build And Why You Need A Ladybug Garden

How To Build And Why You Need A Ladybug Garden — I am glad I am sharing this with you today, I plan on starting my survival garden this spring and the one thing I have read about gardening is if you are not careful and do not use pesticides you can get a case of aphids and they can ruin your crops.

Why are so many people running to their backyards for food? The store shelves are stocked to the brim with organic produce. Still, that moniker isn’t enough to keep people comfortable. Instead, more and more people are growing their own …

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How to Make a Homemade Moisturizer for Dry Winter Skin

How to Make a Homemade Moisturizer for Dry Winter Skin — Do your heels look like the hide of an alligator? Is your skin chapped from the cold and the wind? Are your legs so dry that little flakes come off with your pants?

Whether you are a homemaker and the destruction of your skin is happening because of cleaning or if you are an operator that has killed your feet in boots, moisturizers can help. When you talk about survival and prepping you …

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G.E.R.D. (Severe Acid Reflux) Off The Grid

This can be a very painful and distracting condition to deal with. There are many causes and a lot of it can be brought on by stress.

This can be a very painful and distracting condition to deal with. There are many causes and a lot of it can be brought on by stress. That of course makes things even harder to deal with. In an off …

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The Importance of Teas in Wild Medicinal Treatments

In many ways natural medicine gets a bad wrap. I think its because we look at natural medicine in the same way that we look at modern medicine.

In many ways natural medicine gets a bad wrap. I think its because we look at natural medicine in the same way that we look at modern medicine. You know, that’s a real shame because they are very different things. …

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