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Most of us grow a few herbs in the garden or on the windowsill, but even though we know that they were originally grown as natural medicine, we probably don't know how to go about doing so for ourselves. Although there are many different types of remedy, making natural remedies from herbs is easy enough. First you collect what you need, then you either store it for later use or follow simple steps to make the remedy you need. [...]
 
Home Remedies from Weeds and Wild Flowers (Herbal Medicine from Your Garden or Windowsill) by Frann Leach
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Home Remedies from Culinary Herbs and Spices (Herbal Medicine from Your Garden or Windowsill) by Frann Leach
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Dear Earth - A Love Letter from Spring Hollow by Radine Trees Nehring
It was to be just a weekend retreat, the cabin Radine Trees Nehring and her husband, John, built with their own hands on the land they bought in the Arkansas Ozarks. All they wanted was a once-a-week refuge from the stress and trials of life in the big city one hundred miles away. But the air, the forest, and the wildlife in the place they named Spring Hollow had a haunting magic they could never quite leave behind when they [...]
 
Unusual Medicinal Herbs (Herbal Medicine from Your Garden or Windowsill) by Frann Leach
Most gardeners I know like to have a few plants that are a bit different. If these plants also come with a readymade story - such as that you found it growing wild on the compost heap when you moved in, or that it is used to treat such and such an ailment, so much the better. In "Unusual Medicinal Herbs" you'll discover 28 unusual plants, all of which have some medicinal purpose, and often other uses as well. As usual in this [...]
 
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