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Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



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Herbal Home Remedy Book (Herbal Body)

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Believe it or not, your backyard holds the secrets of generations of healing wisdom.  From blackberry bushes to dandelion flowers, violets greens to white pine sap - healing plants are everywhere, and The Herbal Home Remedy Book is like a guided walk through the woods and fields with a master herbalist.  You'll learn how to identify gather, and use 25 healing herbs to make natural remedies in the form of teas, tinctures, salves, wines, vinegars, syrups, and lozenges.                 Natural antibiotic formulas from garlic, nosebleed remedies from peppermint leaf, sunburn relief from violets, and many others are woven among rich herbal folklore including Native American legends and stories.  The Herbal Home Remedy Book is a full course in healing herbalist for you and your family. 

Synopsis:

Using simple recipes and generations of herbal healing wisdom, Joyce Wardwell will teach you how to:

— Gather, dry, store, and blend 25 common herbs

— Make and use teas, tinctures, oils, salves, syrups, and lozenges

— Build your own herbal medicine cabinet

Synopsis:

Use 25 common herbs to make simple herbal remedies, then use those remedies to relieve common illnesses and enhance general health and well-being.

About the Author

Herbal educator and speaker Joyce A. Wardwell has been studying herbal medicine and wild edibles for over 20 years. Editor and publisher of Herbal Voices, Joyce has also written for Country Journal magazine and has authored the Storey book, The Herbal Home Remedy Book. She is a member of the American Herbalists Guild and Northeast Herb Association. Additionally, Joyce is the director of 7th Direction, a non-profit, sustainable lifestyle organization. She currently lives in East Jordan, Michigan.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Part I: The Heart of Herbalism: Knowing the Herbs

Chapter 1 Getting to Know the Plants

Chapter 2 Selecting Quality Ingredients and Equipment

Chapter 3 Making a Simple Cup of Tea

Part II: The Body of Herbalism: Preparing the Herbs

Chapter 4 Potent Potables: Making Herbal Tinctures

Chapter 5 Practical Pampering: Making Herb Oils and Salves

Chapter 6 Homespun Alchemy: Making Medicinal Wines and Vinegars

Chapter 7 Bittersweets: Making Syrups and Lozenges

Part III: The Mind of Herbalism: Using the Herbs

Chapter 8 Stocking the Home Medicine Chest

Chapter 9 Making Herbal Blends

Chapter 10 Symptoms and Remedies: An A-Z Guide

Conclusion

Metric Conversion

Home Remedy Library

Resources

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580170161
Other:
Wardwell, Joyce A.
Publisher:
Storey Publishing
Author:
Wardwell, Joyce A.
Location:
Pownal, VT :
Subject:
Herbs
Subject:
Herbal Medications
Subject:
Therapeutic use
Subject:
Beauty & Grooming - Cosmetics
Subject:
Herbs -- Therapeutic use.
Subject:
Women -- Health and hygiene.
Subject:
Specific Ingredients - Herbs, Spices, Condiments
Subject:
GARDENING / Herbs
Subject:
Cooking-Specific Ingredients - Herbs, Spices, Condiments
Subject:
Health and Medicine-Herbal Medicine
Subject:
COOKING / Beverages/Coffee & Tea
Subject:
Health & Fitness : Healthy Living
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Herbal Body
Publication Date:
19980131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
6 x 9
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.5 in 0.63 lb

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Using simple recipes and generations of herbal healing wisdom, Joyce Wardwell will teach you how to:

— Gather, dry, store, and blend 25 common herbs

— Make and use teas, tinctures, oils, salves, syrups, and lozenges

— Build your own herbal medicine cabinet

"Synopsis" by , Use 25 common herbs to make simple herbal remedies, then use those remedies to relieve common illnesses and enhance general health and well-being.
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