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by Lady Alinor
Tue Mar 20, 2018 8:53 am
Forum: Healing Wise & Herbal Medicine Chest
Topic: Yoni Steaming aka Vaginal Steaming
Replies: 1
Views: 2348

Re: Yoni Steaming aka Vaginal Steaming

Just a thought..... In Christian mythology the 'wise men' (more likely mid-wives) gave Frankincense and Myrrh to the Mother and her child for healing after giving birth....mama's you know what I'm saying. Mary for her peritoneal and the babe for the umbilical cord. I'm wondering if a steam was used ...
by Lady Alinor
Sat Mar 17, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: Healing Wise & Herbal Medicine Chest
Topic: Yoni Steaming aka Vaginal Steaming
Replies: 1
Views: 2348

Yoni Steaming aka Vaginal Steaming

Yes, Yoni Steaming, giving ones yoni a steam bath! Warm herbal steam enveloping the external portion of the vagina. Wouldn't a steam be more convenient than a sitz bath! Can help regulate a late or absent menstrual cycle Can repair vaginal tears or episotomy scarring (may cause some pain so not on n...
by Lady Alinor
Fri Mar 16, 2018 9:45 am
Forum: Healing Wise & Herbal Medicine Chest
Topic: Using Herbs Simply and Safely...by Susun Weed
Replies: 0
Views: 2406

Using Herbs Simply and Safely...by Susun Weed

Susun Weeds latest Newsletter, has a couple of great articles, this one is especially important in my mind http://www.wisewomanmentor.com/wise-woman-ezine/5969879 and page 2 http://www.wisewomanmentor.com/wise-woman-ezine/5969883 I especially appreciate the lists of herbs she shares for each 'action...
by Lady Alinor
Fri Mar 09, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Healing Wise & Herbal Medicine Chest
Topic: A Plant At A Time Series- from the Archives
Replies: 8
Views: 5196

Re: A Plant At A Time Series- from the Archives

'Sugar' is a great preservative.....I still keep my syrups in the refrigerator whether sugar, honey or glycerine is used (not a fan of glycerine 'sweet'), I create 'seasonal'/ailment specific type syrups so they get used up pretty quickly so Maple syrup is an option being as how after opening it's '...
by Lady Alinor
Thu Mar 08, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: The Talking Stick
Topic: Rufus's broken leg
Replies: 12
Views: 6522

Re: Rufus's broken leg

So glad he is doing well!!!!!
by Lady Alinor
Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:37 am
Forum: The Talking Stick
Topic: Rufus's broken leg
Replies: 12
Views: 6522

Re: Rufus's broken leg

I have heard stories of folks dribbling Comfrey tincture down into the cast.
by Lady Alinor
Wed Mar 07, 2018 1:34 am
Forum: Healing Wise & Herbal Medicine Chest
Topic: A Plant At A Time Series- from the Archives
Replies: 8
Views: 5196

Re: A Plant At A Time Series- from the Archives

I use Honey, raw honey.

Syrups are such an easy way to take herbs, especially less than tasty herbal formulas are much easier to take in syrup form.
I have read that real Maple syrup is a popular sweetener for herbal syrups. Something to consider...hmmmmm which herbs go well with maple ?!
by Lady Alinor
Fri Mar 02, 2018 10:22 am
Forum: Healing Wise & Herbal Medicine Chest
Topic: A Plant At A Time Series- from the Archives
Replies: 8
Views: 5196

Re: A Plant At A Time Series- from the Archives

I've been working with herbal syrups lately, I'm thinking a lot of the plants discussed might make interesting syrups to be taken in 1/2 -1 tsp dose syrups, not pancake, haha, although Violet Pancake Syrup might be divine! Chickweed syrup for example.....hmmmmm?! White Pine syrup is amazing and addi...
by Lady Alinor
Fri Mar 02, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: Wise Woman Classroom
Topic: Valence
Replies: 5
Views: 5621

Re: Valence

What a great idea...causes you to spend time with each page, like when we make plant pressings.
Time well spent!

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