Heal and prevent common ailments and maintain a healthy, clean home using herbs, spices and other natural ingredients.
Did you know that in your own store cupboard you already own the ingredients to heal and prevent common ailments? And that many of these herbs, spices and other foods are equally useful for household cleaning? In this beautifully illustrated guide, discover centuries-old recipes and methods to treat a whole range of conditions, from soothing teas to settle upset stomachs to simple homemade salves for burns and itchy skin. There are also natural ways to enhance your health both physically and mentally, with tips to boost immunity, aromatherapy to ease stress and promote relaxation and easy beauty recipes to care for your skin. Learn, too, how to keep your home free from germs and dirt using all-natural, eco-friendly methods, including homemade floor cleaners, stain removers and laundry detergent.