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How To Make Vitamin C Syrup (for immune system support)

When you start feeling sick, you want to get well fast. You can supplement Vitamin C for immune system support. To get well, your body’s immune system kicks in. The immune system is the body’s first line of defense against sickness or disease, known as “intruders”. As long as our body’s system of defense is …

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Giving up caffeine? Don't worry about the flavor, taste, aroma and feel of coffee! It's right here in this blend! The Homesteading Hippy

Herbal Coffee Substitute

I am a coffee addict. There, I said it. I live for my daily cup. Or three. While coffee may have gotten a “bad for your health” rap a few years ago, growing research is showing that moderate coffee consumption is actually GOOD for you. Which makes me a happy homesteader. Like I said, I …

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Adding these foods to your daily meals can help keep your immune system functioning at its best all year long. The Homesteading Hippy

Let Your Food Be Medicine With These 6 Foods

When you get sick with a bacterial infection, you will usually need antibiotics. Before antibiotics were discovered, many infections were healed by herbs or allowing food be medicine. Once antibiotics hit the medical scene, they became the wonder of medicine. In the 1950’s, when penicillin first made it’s appearance, doctors thought they could “close the …

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