• Natural cold and flu remedies
    Herbal Remedies,  Holistically

    Natural Cold & Flu remedies

    Autumn is most definitely the start of cold and flu season.. Last week I covered cold and flu prevention. The next step is natural remedies for cold and flu for when the germs get the better of you. So here are all the bases you need to cover to help your body fight germs and help you feel as well as possible. Nutrition What you feed tour body in important always. But even more so when you are run down and your body is fighting to get you healthy. You need to be eating good whole foods that are high in vitamins C, E, A, Selenium, Zinc, B6, and Omega-6.…

  • Herbal tea recipies
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    Herbal tea recipes to cure all your ailments

    Whether it’s a cup first thing in the morning to prepare you for the day, numerous cups to break up the day, or a calming mug as part of your evening routine to get you read for bed. Tea has become a kind of ritual. And with everyone having a very particular way they prefer their tea. It’s a very personal one at that.. The preparation, adding the water, holding that hot comforting mug in your hands. It’s also a kind of meditation. A few minutes of peace out of your normal day to day. You can make that cup of tea even better for you by using one, or…

  • Natural remedies for allergies and hayfever
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    Natural remedies for Allergies

    Seasons when flowers start producing pollen tend to be the time when allergy symptoms are the worst. Whether it’s hayfever, or year round allergies you suffer with here are some natural remedies for allergies and their symptoms. Although it sounds pretty ironic considering plants are causing the symptoms, plants can be used as a cure too! What are allergic reactions? Allergies are caused by the immune system over-reacting to foreign substances or sensitivity to pollen and fungal spores. These reactions cause itchy nose, throat, eyes, watering eyes, sneezing, a runny nose, congestion and even swelling in severe cases.   How to beat allergies When your body is fighting to keep…