Self-Reliance

Beat Colds and Flu with this Fire Cider Recipe
February 13, 2019 · · Self-Reliance

My eight-year-old son seems to bring home a new cough or cold from school every other week. Since busy moms and dads don’t often get sick days, I make sure …

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Ginger Tea Benefits (and Other Herbal Remedies) for Relieving Gas
February 13, 2019 · · Self-Reliance

A cup of ginger tea is the perfect end to any meal, and when you know some of the ginger tea benefits (like relieving digestive discomforts), you’ll want to make …

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Easy Home Remedies For Diarrhea
February 13, 2019 · · Self-Reliance

Diarrhea is one of the more unpleasant digestive symptoms that you can encounter, but thankfully, home remedies for diarrhea are easy and effective when you find yourself faced with an …

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6 Herbal Sleep Remedies for Those Restless Nights
February 13, 2019 · · Self-Reliance

More and more people are learning how to beat insomnia by finding natural herbal sleep remedies for those occasional restless nights. We’ve all been there, the stress of the day, …

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Treat a Sore Throat with Turmeric Tea and Other Herbal Teas
February 13, 2019 · · Self-Reliance

When cold and flu symptoms start to show up, the first thing I do is reach for a mug of hot turmeric tea. Turmeric tea is a natural anti-inflammatory that …

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Easy Home Remedies for Chapped Lips
February 13, 2019 · · Self-Reliance

While most people turn to commercial lip balm for chapped lips during the dry months, there are a number of easy home remedies for chapped lips that you can make …

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A Guide to Natural Cold Remedies
February 13, 2019 · · Self-Reliance

As cold and flu season comes upon us, more and more people are looking for natural cold and flu remedies. My family has used and benefited from these home remedies …

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DIY Baking Soda Toothpaste Recipe
February 13, 2019 · · Self-Reliance

Several years ago we removed toxins, chemicals, GMOs and processed foods from our home. Finding replacements for health and beauty products, like a homemade baking soda toothpaste recipe, was a …

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Dandelion Uses from Root to Fluff
February 13, 2019 · · Self-Reliance

By Rebekah White from New Life on a Homestead – Dandelions are considered a weed by most gardeners but the list of dandelion uses runs long. We spend a lot of …

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