Healing Herb: Ginger

Healing Herb: Ginger

Ginger is not only a tasty spice, it is a wonderful medicinal herb as well. As the weather cools and we start enjoying hot spicy treats such as, apple cider and pumpkin pie, understanding some of the herbs used in these tasty treats will help us value them more. One...
Identifying Herbs

Identifying Herbs

Herbs are mainly classified for two uses: nutritious and medicinal.  Some herbs do both such as garlic, alfalfa, nettle, beet root, and such.  There are many great herbs in our own back yard that could be used, IF we knew about them and could identify them.      Here...
Strengthen Your Immune System

Strengthen Your Immune System

This is a continuation of the series on our Immune system.  I have talked about what the immune system is and how it works, then I discussed what weakens our immune system, now I will talk about how we can strengthen our immune system. Include reducing your sugar...
Tea Spotlight: Stress Ease Tea

Tea Spotlight: Stress Ease Tea

It has been a rough year since Covid hit it, and most of us probably have some stress in our lives.  It is comforting to know that God has provided us with herbs that help.  Today, I will talk about our soothing Stress Ease Tea.         The herbs in this tea help to...
NEW Products: Hemp Skin Care

NEW Products: Hemp Skin Care

  As we adjust to this year’s challenges, we hope to move foreward and help even more people on their path to Health and Vitality. Today, I want to introduce you to some great NEW products. Dr. Herb-al ProductsThese products are made with naturally grown...
Healing Herb: Ginger

Healing Herb: Ginger

  In cold weather, it is satisfying to enjoy hot spicy foods, such as apple cider, pumpkin pie, and ginger cookies. Understanding some of the herbs used in these tasty treats will help us value them more. One great warming and soothing herb that we often use...
Update on Broken Fingers

Update on Broken Fingers

  Some weeks ago, I shared my experience of how I broken two of my fingers.  It has been 7 weeks since the accident, so today, I will give an update of my recovery.       After the initial accident, I started taking extra Complete Tissue and Bone internally.  I...
Product Spotlight: CureAll

Product Spotlight: CureAll

 Over the years, we have heard good reviews about our CureAll salve.  It is proving to be true to its name.  It can be used for cuts, burns, abrasions, bruises, cuts, rash, and scrapes. Any product is only as good as its ingredients, so here is what CureAll is made...
Healing Herb: Cayenne

Healing Herb: Cayenne

  There is a good possibility that your kitchen cupboard contains a spice that could produce miracles.  The hot fruit of the cayenne plant (capsicum annum) may be one of the most valuable medicinal herbs in the plant world.      Historically, it has been...
Healing Herbs: Comfrey

Healing Herbs: Comfrey

Comfrey is a perennial herb that originated in Asia and Europe. It delves deeply into the sub-soil and is rich in minerals. It has a long record of use, dating back to old herbal texts, “Materia Medica” of 50 AD.   Comfrey has been esteemed as a blood,...
Tea Spotlight: Headache Tea

Tea Spotlight: Headache Tea

This tea is delicious and effective.  It is a simple combination of peppermint, sage, and catnip.  Historically, these herbs are known to help with pain.  But you don’t have to have a headache to enjoy this delicious tea.  It is safe for children and delicious...
Healing Herb: American Ginseng

Healing Herb: American Ginseng

American Ginseng, Panax quinquefolius is an amazing herb with 100’s of years of use. One day at the office, a gentleman from Burmeister Ginseng company came and told me the story of Ginseng and their company… In the late 1800’s, a Jesuit priest went...
Tea Spotlight: Serotonin Tea

Tea Spotlight: Serotonin Tea

Serotonin is an essential neurotransmitter that is good, but can be bad. It responds to stress, both physical and emotional. Research has shown that when 5HT serotonin levels are elevated we see increases in psychosis, mania, depression, anxiety, mental retardation,...
Healing Herb – Garlic

Healing Herb – Garlic

As we step back into functioning as a society, the more we understand about the natural powerhouse herbs that God has created for us, the less we need to fear. GarlicGarlic is not only a culinary vegetable, it is also considered a valuable herb.  Several major...
Healing Herb: Ginkgo

Healing Herb: Ginkgo

I was recently researching South Dakota tree species and it came to my attention that Gingko Biloba was growing right here in our state. In fact, it can be found in the East, Central, and the Black Hills of South Dakota. Several years ago in the fall, I was visiting...
Apothecary, Past and Present

Apothecary, Past and Present

The term Apothecary has become popular and there are many springing up throughout the country. The Old Time ApothecaryIn the past, an Apothecary was a person who prepared and sold medicines and drugs and did some surgery. As an Apothecary would prescribe and make the...
Show Love to Your Heart

Show Love to Your Heart

The first Friday of every February is designated as American Heart Month. Since 1964, this federally designated month has encouraged millions of people to unite in a common goal to eradicate heart disease and stroke. You may even notice many people wearing red to...