Herbal poultices and salves are essential elements in your herbal first aid kit. In this episode, I will walk you through how to make both poultices and salves.
Poultices and salves are both topical applications and ideal for all sorts of injuries. Sprains, strains, headaches, abrasions, bruises, and bites can all be helped by a well-made Read more “Poultices and Salves”
When I was a little girl, seldom did we go to the doctor, use medications bought in the store or even antibiotics! I was 11 before I got infected tonsils and had penicillin for the first time. Personally I think antibiotics are WAY over used. So if we didn’t use all these things what DID we use? Honey, poultices, weeds, herbs, whatever worked. The doctor was only a last resort…and the way our healthcare systems are going, knowing more about how to treat yourself at home is becoming more and more important! This week’s show is about simple Herbal medicines and home remedies that until 50 years ago. Were prominent in most homes!
I am not a doctor, a health practitioner or a homeopath. I am just a woman who would rather try and fix it herself before she spend 6-12 hours in a waiting room!
Come join me The MrsVolfie and the other honeys of The Homestead Honey Hour while I share some of my favorite herbal remedies!