Really great tips here about staying healthy this winter! This video inspired me to get some fire cider brewing. Somehow I’ve ended up with four different batches; two include turmeric for some extra anti-inflammatory kick. I’m still a few weeks out from completion, but very much looking forward to having an extra potion in my medicine cabinet this year. Thanks Laura!
Our friend, Martha, posted this video on Facebook and David shared it with me. It combines a lot of things I’ve learned from various people along the way, including what the herbalist I apprenticed with in Seattle called “the triumvirate of herbs: garlic, onion and ginger.”
I also made a truly yummy antibiotic this summer when I had that cracked, infected tooth: apple cider vinegar, raw honey and many, many cloves of garlic. It turned out to be a terrible remedy for an infected tooth, due to the acid-sweet combo, but it certainly clears up any cold or other illness that wants to hitch a ride. (My teeth all healed, btw, through major energetic work that blasted the lurkers in there, but that’s another story.)
In addition, we keep oil of oregano on hand for sniffing, inhaling from a pot of steam, or taking internally in the event…
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