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Scent Your Season Naturally

By | December 13th, 2016|Categories: Herbs, Homemaking|Tags: , , , , , , |

When it comes to homey holiday fragrances, I'm totally in love. I used to be the first one to grab up all the plug ins, air fresheners, candles etc. to make my house smell like [...]

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A Taste of Summer Red Clover Tea

By | June 20th, 2016|Categories: Clean Eating, Herbs, Home Apothecary|Tags: , , , , |

This time of the year, along country roads, and out in meadows grows a little purple flower, a very delicious, nutritious purple flower!  Red clover is a perennial, growing up to 16 inches high, with [...]

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Making Bath Bombs!

By | February 29th, 2016|Categories: Herbs, Home Apothecary, Soaping|Tags: , , , , |

Making bath bombs is one of the things we have been super busy with here at The Prairie Apothecary Company. Getting ready for up coming spring  craft fairs, Mother's Day, and just Spring in general! [...]

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Home Spa Day

By | January 15th, 2016|Categories: Herbs, Home Apothecary|Tags: , , , , , , |

What could be more fun on a cold winter day than staying inside for a home spa day? Pamper your winter worn skin with some special treatment, your skin will thank you, and your stress [...]

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Herbal Sleep Pillows

By | January 10th, 2016|Categories: Herbs, Home Apothecary, Homemaking|Tags: , , , , , |

If  you or someone you know has trouble sleeping at night, you may want to consider using an herbal sleep pillow. These have been around for centuries, Abraham Lincoln was said to have rested his [...]

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Herbal Cold Care

By | October 25th, 2015|Categories: Herbs, Home Apothecary|

With winter on its way it's time to prepare for what usually comes with it. Runny noses, coughs, congestion, all the not so fun stuff that being cooped up indoors has to offer. I'll bet [...]

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Marvelous Comfrey

By | October 4th, 2015|Categories: Herbs, Home Apothecary|Tags: , , , |

A few years ago a friend gave me a comfrey plant to transplant in my garden. At the time I had no idea what an amazing, valuable plant this would prove to be! Comfrey is [...]

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The Home Apothecary

By | August 28th, 2015|Categories: Herbs, Home Apothecary, Homemaking|Tags: , |

Herbs have been used for many different things since the beginning of time. Personally I believe God has put on the earth everything we need for nourishment and medicine, etc... In the old days the [...]

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How to make an infused oil

By | August 14th, 2015|Categories: Herbs, Home Apothecary, Homemaking|Tags: , |

When making my herbal homemade soaps, I often use herbal infused olive oil. To make an infused oil is very simple, however it requires patience. To get the most benefit of your herbs, place the [...]

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