Black Walnut Tincture – How to Make it and Use it Safely
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Black Walnut Tincture – How to Make it and Use it Safely

In this post, we’ll discuss how to make black walnut tincture, plus uses and benefits and a black walnut parasite cleanse. Black walnut tincture is easy to make, although a quick search will reveal plenty of variations in technique. Some people use only the green hull, some use the whole nuts in the hull. Most…

Chicory – Prebiotic, Coffee Substitute, Health Tonic – Weekly Weeder #5
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Chicory – Prebiotic, Coffee Substitute, Health Tonic – Weekly Weeder #5

Welcome to the Weekly Weeder series. Today’s featured plant is chicory, Chicorium intybus. The wild and domesticated varieties of chicory have a long history of use for food and medicine, and as a forage crop for livestock. Chicory is prized for its long taproot, which is roasted and used as a coffee substitute or coffee…

Natural Tick Repellents and Easy Tick Control Tips

Natural Tick Repellents and Easy Tick Control Tips

TICKS – Everything you will read about avoiding or repelling ticks will have the word DEET in it. From the CDC to the EPA, they all recommend using DEET to protect yourself and those you love from blood-sucking ticks. Instead, I’d like to discuss Natural Tick Repellents, tick control, and tips to avoid getting bit….