Probiotics During Antibiotics l Probiotic foods you can make and eat when you're sick l Homestead Lady (.com)

Probiotics During Antibiotics

Probiotics During Antibiotics l Probiotic foods you can make and eat when you're sick l Homestead Lady (.com)While you’re taking a prescription antibiotic, it’s important to keep your gut flora healthy and active.  An easy and effective way to do so is to consume a hearty dose of probiotic foods during your antibiotic regimen.  Here are a few simple tips for making and consuming probiotics.  These are especially suited for times when you just feel yucky.

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Herbal Education for Kids l Recommended resources and tips l Homestead Lady (.com)

Herbal Education for Kids

Herbal Education for Kids l Recommended resources and tips l Homestead Lady (.com)

I’m always looking for good resources for teaching children about herbs and herbal medicine.  We grow herbs and make herbal medicines and the kids are involved in all that; it’s so vital to their education and appreciation of the healing power of plants.  I also need fun, creative ways to formally teach principles.  Here are some of our favorite herbal education resources for children.

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The Herbarium l Like Candyland for herb nerds l Grow better herbs! l Homestead lady (.com)

Herbarium – A Review of HANE’s New Site

The Herbarium l Like Candyland for herb nerds l Grow better herbs! l Homestead lady (.com)Have you heard of The Herbal Academy’s new online resource for all things herbal?  Here is our review of Herbarium and what every herb lover can expect to find there. 
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DIY Supplement Capsules

Make Your Own Herbal Supplements l DIY supplements l Homestead Lady (.com)If you’re spending too much money on herbal supplement capsules at the health food store, try making your own!  With some very simple equipment, powdered herbs and about an hour, you can make a stash of supplement capsules that will help you stay healthy. Continue reading “DIY Supplement Capsules”