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Saturday, November 12, 2011

2011 Gratitude Challenge - November 12th




Wow, it is day 12 of the 2011 Gratitude Challenge, and so far I have made it each day! Yay me!

OK, a few of them have been at night, but I still made it. lol

Today I am thankful for herbal and natural medicines. I am grateful that God made these things for us so that we can treat ourselves naturally.

Now, I am not against doctors, don't get me wrong. I just like to try natural methods first.

I'll tell you a couple of things that we really like.

We use Olive Leaf Throat Spray by Seagate for sore throats. At the first sign of one, we start using it. It has always worked so far.

I also like Seagates Ear Ache Remedy. But something that worked for me when I had swimmers ear, when nothing else would, was to take one tablespoon of olive oil, warm it up, and then add 10 drops of tea treee oil.

And of course, foods can be natural healers as well. 

I have also learned that it may take a little longer to heal when you are letting your body heal itself, but it is worth it.

God's ways are always great!

What are you thankful for today?




4 comments:

Sue Smith said...

Herbal and natural medicines are great! I'll have to try the throat spray.

Laura Lane said...

Great tips. Thank you!

Jennifer said...

Share any tips like these with me. I am enjoying learning more natural things.

Naomi said...

I agree about some herbal and natural remedies. {Shhh! I was a lab tech in a past part of my life.} So many people rush in for antibiotics that there are so many drug resistant organisms that can cause lots of problems.

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