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by Lady Alinor
Mon May 15, 2017 7:43 pm
Forum: Healing Wise & Herbal Medicine Chest
Topic: Meadowsweet NHI?
Replies: 2
Views: 334

Re: Meadowsweet NHI?

Well.....Juliette de Bairacli Levy writes in "Common Herbs for Natural Health" "a handful of flowers made into a Standard Brew" a Standard Brew to her is a handful of flowers per 2 cups of nearly boiling water....cover and allow to simmer, without boiling, for 3 minutes, remove f...
by Lady Alinor
Wed May 10, 2017 8:24 pm
Forum: The Childbearing Year(s)
Topic: Is stone root safe during pregnancy?
Replies: 1
Views: 672

Re: Is stone root safe during pregnancy?

Hi RMC.....pregnacy requires care, so I pulled out Susun's book" Wise Woman Herbal for the Childbearing Year" and on pages 31-32 she writes for hemorrhoids she suggests BAKING SODA for itching, WITCH HAZEL or LEMON JUICE (will burn some), GRATED RAW POTATO to ease swelling and pain, COMFRE...
by Lady Alinor
Wed May 10, 2017 8:07 pm
Forum: Healing Wise & Herbal Medicine Chest
Topic: Hydrosols
Replies: 1
Views: 802

Re: Hydrosols

Hi ItalianBee...sorry it took so long to respond, between school, work, farm and family...you know.

I read that chapter in James Green's book and I am eagerly waiting for the Wild Roses to bloom.
by Lady Alinor
Wed Apr 12, 2017 10:07 am
Forum: Spirituality & Sacred Sex
Topic: Herbal Aphrodisiacs
Replies: 20
Views: 16379

Re: Herbal Aphrodisiacs

Gartenzwerg....Sabah Snake Grass....interesting, lot of talk of it curing cancer.
Maybe grow in pots and take indoors during cold weather.
by Lady Alinor
Wed Apr 12, 2017 9:49 am
Forum: Healing Wise & Herbal Medicine Chest
Topic: Any Luck with Chasteberry/Vitex
Replies: 4
Views: 1084

Re: Any Luck with Chasteberry/Vitex

This is a great write-up on Chasteberry aka Vitex...of course Christopher Hobbs knows his herb lore.
http://www.christopherhobbs.com/library ... aste-tree/
by Lady Alinor
Wed Apr 12, 2017 9:47 am
Forum: Spirituality & Sacred Sex
Topic: Which herbal aphrodisiacs do you grow or gather?
Replies: 1
Views: 855

Re: Which herbal aphrodisiacs do you grow or gather?

Well so far we are growing Ashwagandha, Shatavari, Oats (yes, oats are sexy lol ), I'm sure we have others growing just can't think of them....Strawberry ☺ and we have 2 colonies of bees...very sexy...Yes?!!!!!
by Lady Alinor
Wed Apr 12, 2017 9:28 am
Forum: Menopause Metamorphosis
Topic: Late menopause?
Replies: 1
Views: 1076

Re: Late menopause?

I would guess that your body has been in perimenopause for approximately 10 years....very subtle changes, but happening for sure.
by Lady Alinor
Wed Apr 12, 2017 9:25 am
Forum: Healing Wise & Herbal Medicine Chest
Topic: Any Luck with Chasteberry/Vitex
Replies: 4
Views: 1084

Re: Any Luck with Chasteberry/Vitex

11imagen02.....perhaps the Vitex was helping the Liver get rid of backed up emotional baggage.
Interesting.
by Lady Alinor
Wed Apr 12, 2017 9:15 am
Forum: Healing Wise & Herbal Medicine Chest
Topic: post menapause bleeding
Replies: 4
Views: 859

Re: post menapause bleeding

Kim...how is it going? Still bleeding? Have you been to the doctor yet? Some women find Shepherds Purse helpful relieving flooding/heavy bleeding. Tell us about your Lady's Mantle, is it in capsule form or loose whole or loose cut and sifted? Some herbs are lucky to keep their freshness 6 months, ju...
by Lady Alinor
Wed Mar 22, 2017 11:15 am
Forum: Healing Wise & Herbal Medicine Chest
Topic: Herbs that cause an itchy anus
Replies: 6
Views: 1176

Re: Herbs that cause an itchy anus

Makes sense though...eating 'wild' has its cautions. I love to pick greens in the mountains and I always wonder if those picked further from water are really any safer....Watercress I know can be problematic here ...Liver Flukes.
Fingers crossed you have found the answer!

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