Category Archives: Health & Body Care

Healing Turmeric Broth (and Soup)

Do something good for your body. Sip a mug of power-packed, healing Turmeric Broth, loaded with nutrients from veggies, garlic, ginger, and that magical anti-inflammatory yellow spice – turmeric. I don’t know if it’s just me, or if it’s this … Continue reading

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Apple Cranberry Detox Water (another Wonder Water)

Refresh and hydrate with this light and snappy Apple Cranberry Detox Water. It makes drinking your water a whole lot more fun and helps detox your system after one too many holiday treats.  Quick, if you want to make this … Continue reading

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Apple Beet Juice – Good for your Gut

Fresh apple beet juice has healing properties for digestive problems, plus it just tastes good. It’s like the sweet, earthy essence of the summer garden in a glass. Thirteen years ago I had a mysterious and debilitating medical issue. Quite suddenly, and … Continue reading

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Headache Tea – Herbal Relief for Headaches and Migraines

Brew a pot of soothing Headache Tea and feel your throbbing pain melt away as you sip. There come those familiar signs again . . . a throbbing in my forehead, it hurts to blink my eyes, my neck feels … Continue reading

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How To Make Homemade Deodorant – Simple, Natural and Effective

Make your own all-natural, homemade deodorant with ingredients from your kitchen – it’s quick to make, works like a charm, and you never need to use a chemical-laden commercial concoction again! Today we’re going to talk about something that’s easy … Continue reading

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Dieter’s Wonder Water – with Green Apple, Cucumber, and Mint

This refreshing ‘Wonder Water’ makes it easy to drink lots of water every day! Have the January ‘blahs’ hit you yet? Are you feeling caught in that nowhere land that comes between the end of the holiday rush and those … Continue reading

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Homemade Ear Drops – a Simple and Effective Earache Remedy

Quickly make homemade ear drops for relief of common ear infections. The phone rings. I pick it up.      “Mom?”      “What is it, love?”      “Are you coming into the city soon?”      “I could. Why?”      “I’ve got … Continue reading

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Remedy for a Cold or Flu – Hot Honey Lemon Ginger Tea, Rest, and a Good Book (or Trashy Magazine)

A cup of soothing  Honey Lemon Ginger Tea will help you fight that nasty cold or flu with natural healing ingredients, so you can get back on your feet quickly. Christmas is coming, a few gifts are hidden and waiting … Continue reading

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Homemade Cough Syrup for Colds

This tasty homemade cough syrup will help soothe cold symptoms and is easy to whip up, with only three ingredients! Cough . . . cough. Hack . . .hack. Cough . . . cough . . . cough! ‘Mom, hab … Continue reading

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