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Elderberry for Cold and Flu Season

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With the cold and flu season just around the corner, a Mom’s best friend can be an arsenal of natural remedies to help keep her and her family healthy. This post is going to be limited to just one of many of those, but be on the lookout for more to come soon. I’m starting with […]

The Health Benefits of Common Culinary Herbs

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I enjoy cooking, and I have in my kitchen various culinary herbs on hand at all times.  In the past, apart from the wonderful taste they imparted on my food, I really never gave a second thought the value of the herbs that I used.  I imagine that that’s the case for many people, so […]

How to Make an Herbal Tincture

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There are a number of ways to use herbs.  One of the more popular methods is to create liquid herbal extracts out of either fresh or dried plant materials using alcohol as the solvent, creating an herbal tincture.  Herbal tincutres preserve the active plant constituents, and are able to extract not only the water-soluble properties, […]

Happy Healing Calendula

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I love to garden.  I love to dig in the dirt and feel connected to the ground.  It’s a very healing activity for me, mentally, physically, and spiritually.  I enjoy tending to the plants, picking arrangements of pretty flowers, and simply sitting outside surrounded by it all.  What makes me love it even more is […]

3GH Coming to Motherhood Maternity

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We are thrilled to announce that 3Girls Holistic will soon be available at Motherhood Maternity stores nationwide! Keep your eyes peeled for one of our new products, soon-to-be released Tender Tush Treatment, at your local Motherhood Maternity store! 3Girls Holistic’s Tender Tush spray is a soothing and healing combination of herbal extracts that provide relief […]

Healing Oil for Ear Infections

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With the increasing problems associated with over-prescription of antibiotics, I believe that one of the most under-utilized solutions are herbal remedies for common ailments.  Ear infections are the most common reason that children are brought to the doctor, and anti-biotic therapy is the most common prescription given to treat them.  However,  time and time again […]

Simple Cough Syrup Recipe

If you or one of your loved ones happens to come down with a cold or the flu, and an accompanying cough, you’ll be happy to have this simple recipe on hand to help soothe the throat and alleviate the bothersome cough.  It’s a simple syrup, both in ingredients (most of us have them at […]

How to Make an Herbal Syrup

Herbal Syrups are likely the tastiest of all herbal preparations.  They are concentrated herbal extracts that have been combined with honey, maple syrup, or other sweetener to give them a thick consistency and sweet taste.  Kids love them, and because of that they are one of the best ways to prepare herbal remedies for children. […]

Indoor Herb Garden Ideas

LOVE these pretty ways of growing herbs right in the kitchen!  So pretty, simple, accessible and efficient!      

Cleaning Cuts and Wounds Naturally

Growing up, whenever someone in my house got a cut or scrape, my mom would get out the hydrogen peroxide and pour it on until the bubbles subsided.  The only thing about her ways that made me think twice was knowing that the hydrogen peroxide was going to sting, but if it bubbled up, it meant […]