Conditions: Fighting Inflammation in a Single Juice

Inflammation is at the heart of many diseases.  The body’s natural response to injury or infection is to release chemicals from white blood cells to protect against foreign invaders and this creates increased blood flow and so heat to the affected area.  Chlorophyll rich foods ability to both clean and build the blood with anti-inflammatory properties […]

Continue reading

Herbs: Avoiding Antibiotics

Antibiotic Crisis Taking antibiotics when you are sick is suppressing an important message your body is telling you.   We are surrounded by bacteria & viruses constantly yet it is only when our bodies defense is low can we pick up a bug.  The stronger our immune system the less likely we are to be […]

Continue reading

Recipes: Raw Elderflower Cordial

The elderberry tree is in bloom across the countryside at this moment, lining the roadside as far as the eye can see. It gives us a heavenly lemon scent, feeds the bees and provides us with free food and medicine. Some things are really free, especially when you purchase from nature’s bounty. When your out walking […]

Continue reading

Herbs: The Power of the Dandelion

Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale) – Caisearbhán (Irish) Herbal Categories: Hepatic, diuretic, cholagogue, aperient, depurative, tonic, stomachic, nutritive. The Dandelion has always been a flower I feel very connected to. I remember using it on warts as children and the funny names given to it. I mostly like it for its stunning colour. This year was a […]

Continue reading