Attractive brunette sitting on bed with sore throat

 

Sore Throat Tea

It’s very easy to wind up with a sore throat at this time of year, we have one child in bed as I write this. If your needing relief from a sore throat try this tea, it really does help. The taste isn’t the greatest but it’s well worth getting through the cup to the end! Make this several times …

 

tomato zucchini relish with zucchini and tomatoes from the garden

 

Tomato And Zucchini Relish

This year my garden has yielded an excellent crop of tomatoes and zucchini; so excellent that they’re still coming and I’m busy inventing new ways to use them. One of my favourite condiments is tomato relish, especially when it’s homemade! This is my version with the addition of zucchini which blends into the relish perfectly and bulks it out without …

 

 

DIY Natural Calamine Lotion

Have you ever looked at the ingredients in a bottle of calamine lotion? Depending on which brand you choose they can contain iron oxide, ferric oxide, fragrance, and phenol which has been banned in many countries for its organ system toxicity and bioaccumulation. Yuk, surely there’s natural version. I went through some old recipe books and our archives and found …