As an advocate of eating wild foods, it only stands to reason I am a fervent label reader when shopping. In addition to reading food labels, it is equally important to read the labels of the personal care products and cosmetics – you owe it to your health, especially to the health of
The next time you see blogs on the Internet praising the virtues of the Balm of Gilead, or how to make this ointment, chances are these websites are not conveying information about the genuine Balm of Gilead. Poplar buds are not the genuine Balm of Gilead.
Weeds can be a headache for those who strive to have a “perfect” garden, yet in reality, many weeds are the best source of food and medicine that's available not just for us – but for our gardens as well. Even for us gardeners, weeds can be very helpful if we know a few basic principl