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Keep Cool This Summer With a Homemade Floral Body Powder | Herbal Academy | Looking for ways to beat the heat this summer? Homemade floral body powder can go a long way to keep you feeling fresh and dry!
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  ON July 05,2017

Keep Cool This Summer With A Homemade Floral Body Powder

Summertime finds forests, fields, and gardens flushed with the vivaciousness of all the things green and growing. With this life-filled energy comes plenty of sunshine and heat… heat that can make for sticky, sweaty situations which may not be so comfortable and pleasant. Floral body powder filled with the goodness of herbs can go a…

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28 Skin-Friendly Essential Oils for Your Next Salve | Herbal Academy | Here are 28 skin-friendly essential oils to choose from the next time you make homemade salve!
DIY
  ON June 21,2017

28 Skin-Friendly Essential Oils for Your Next Salve

Essential oils are often included in herbal and cosmetic preparations for aromas, their anti-inflammatory or antimicrobial actions, or their effects on our psyches. The problem with using essential oils topically is that many of them are drying or irritating to the skin and can even cause allergic reactions in some people. Which essential oils are…

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Homemade Honeysuckle Syrup & 6 Ways To Use It | Herbal Academy | Homemade honeysuckle syrup with its light, sweet flavor, is so easy to make! Here's a simple recipe to get you started!
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  ON June 14,2017

Homemade Honeysuckle Syrup & 6 Ways To Use It

Honeysuckle. Nothing signifies summer to me like seeing thousands of honeysuckle blossoms along the creek bank here in the South. Honeysuckle not only smells and tastes great, but it can be used to create herbal remedies that are good for your body, too. Honeysuckle flowers are the most commonly used part of the plant. They…

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DIY Rosemary Memory Elixir | Herbal Academy | Keep your brain active and healthy with this DIY Rosemary Memory Elixir!
DIY
  ON May 29,2017

DIY Rosemary Memory Elixir

“You have to begin to lose your memory, if only in bits and pieces, to realize that memory is what makes our lives. Life without memory is no life at all, just as an intelligence without the possibility of expression is not really an intelligence. Our memory is our coherence, our reason, our feeling, even…

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How To Strengthen Bones With Herbal Infusions | Herbal Academy | Here's a bone building protocol as well as a mineral-rich recipe to help you strengthen bones with herbal infusions while they are on the mend!
DIY
  ON May 10,2017

How To Strengthen Bones With Herbal Infusions

Six months ago, my then six-year-old son fell off a set of monkey bars at the park and broke his elbow. As soon as I saw it, my nursing instinct said to get him to the emergency room fast as his arm was either dislocated or broken, and we’d need X-rays to tell. It was,…

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