Category Archives: Natural remedies

Chamomile and mint tea

Last summer we decided to try growing our own chamomile tea from seed. How easy was it? Very! With Christmas looming, the garden may be the least of many people’s priorities, but I remember it was this time last year … Continue reading

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Natural remedies – the health benefits of nettles

Nettle health benefits Common nettles (Urtica dioica)┬ácan be used to treat an array of ailments, large and small. And, not only do they provide excellent health benefits, they have good flavour, and are actually quite a useful substitute for spinach. … Continue reading

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