Cleansing your liver is truly one of the keys to staying youthful into your old age. When your body is detoxified, your cells can maintain all the functions in the body they must perform. Actually, when you think about it, ...Read More »
Articles Written By Donna Schwontkowski
A Tree That Grows Its Own Laundry Detergent? Yep.
We get so much from nature – our food, clothing and shelter. Why wouldn’t there be a solution for cleaning our clothes? As it turns out, there is. Soapberries, or soap nuts, are nature’s laundry detergent. There are a few ...Read More »
How I Healed An Open Wound Without Stitches
While working on my master herbalist degree, my German shepherd mixed breed dog named Ginger ended up with a tumor on her leg. The tumor grew to the size of an orange and was located in the middle of her ...Read More »
Home Remedy For A Heart Attack?
As a Girl Scout, I took first-aid classes and practiced CPR on the inflatable dummies. We were taught that CPR had the ability to bring someone back to life after a heart attack. It does, and I never thought I’d ...Read More »
4 Simple, All-Natural Steps To Rebuilding Your Gums (That Don’t Involve The Dentist)
It’s common for people these days to have issues with their gums. Many people have been told that their gums are “withering away” or thinning, and even have tooth loss as a result. One young woman I spoke with in ...Read More »
10 Surprising Off-Grid Reasons You Should Stockpile Diatomaceous Earth
Sometimes the simplest solutions when you’re homesteading are the best. And that’s where diatomaceous earth comes in. DE is the one thing you absolutely must have. Diatomaceous earth is the fossilized remains of diatoms, which are found in oceans and ...Read More »