Common ailments

How to treat a fever with natural remedies

Well the Universe has been testing me for a week now! Little Miss Green fell down the stairs a couple of nights ago (out came the arnica) and then ran a fever last night. Personally, I think it was some kind of delayed shock, but then a few of our neighbours seem to be suffering…

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Mama’s home remedies

Following on from my three natural remedies for burns yesterday, I came across a great blog by Svetlana Konnikova, who is author of a great book ‘Mama’s Home remedies’. Home remedies and the healing powers contained witin some of nature’s gifts is one of my passions. Did you know that Little Miss Green has never…

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Three natural remedies for burns

Yesterday I was unfortunate enough to burn myself. Twice! Once on the side of a saucepan and, how I managed this I don’t know; I scalded myself when I lifted the lid on the saucepan I had just burned myself on! Life just isn’t fair sometimes is it?! Anyway, after hopping around on one foot…

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Natural remedies for sore throats

I have a sore throat today. I know why it is – I’ve run myself down. For the past 48 hours I’ve been working hard and it’s taken its toll on my health. I tend to get myself immersed body, mind and soul into projects, and, being an empath, if I’m working on something that…

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more natural remedies for hayfever

Following on from yesterday’s article, here are 4 more natural hayfever remedies 5- AROMATHERAPY There are several essential oils that can be beneficial. You might like to make up a blend, put a drop on a handkerchief and carry it with you, or put a few drops in a base oil and rub on your…

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8 natural remedies for hayfever

Hayfever, although common, can be an incredibly debilitating condition to suffer from. Itchy, watery eyes, sore throat, headaches, lethargy, sneezing fits, broken sleep and blocked nose are just a few of the symptoms. Most antihistamine prescribed medications come with the side effect of incredible lethargy. So much so, some medication warns against driving or operating…

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