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December 21, 2018

Step 1

Dust off your crock pot/ slow cooker

Step 2

Place all left over bones from family meals in the crock pot and cover them completely with water

Step 3

Add 2 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar.  (The acid, from the vinegar breaks down the calcium carbonate of the bones,...

November 22, 2017

Making an herbal tea is the easiest way to process herbs.

Step 1

Place 1 to 2 tbs of herb in a cup.  Loose herb can be placed

in a "tea ball"

or a "tea filter"

Alternatively you can place the herb in cheese cloth and tie it with a knot

Step 2

Fill cup with boiling water

Step 3

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November 22, 2017

Infusions are essentially a really strong tea.

Step 1

Fill 1/2 a mason jar or tea pot with herb

Step 2

Fill the entire jar or pot with boiling water

Step 3

Let sit overnight

Step 4

Strain the herb and enjoy!

September 15, 2017

Calming Oats 

Oats (Avena Stavia) are known to sooth the nerves and the skin.  Lets find out how and why.

https://theherbalacademy.com/oats-benefits-getting-to-know-avena-sativa/

September 15, 2017

The sit spot is a simple activity to get grounded and feel instant stress relief.  Dogs and people alike gain countless benefits by reconnecting with nature using this simple method.

It was coined by Jon Young, founder of the Wilderness Awareness School.  Jon was a stud...

September 15, 2017

Dogs have a very keen sense of smell, therefore, when using aromatherapy, remember less is best.  We don't want to overwhelm our already overwhelmed pup.  Instead, we want to soothe and ease their burdens.

Make Infused Lavender Oil instead of using Essential Oil.

In...

September 15, 2017

     It is difficult seeing your dog stressed and anxious.  For some it may be an inherent part of their personalities, for others it may be due to a sad and frightening past.  Some rescue dogs have varying levels of PTSD.  Regardless of its origin or degree it can be...