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Apple Cider Vinegar or ACV as Food and Herbal Remedy

Herbal Nerd Society Exclusive Article. Apple Cider Vinegar, aka ACV, is one of the powerful Herbal Foods that rises and falls in popularity among Herbalists, Nutritionists, Health Coaches, and Health Gurus of all sorts. It’s touted as being an anti-aging, anti-cancer, detoxification tool, and digestion-supporting wonder. Folks use it…

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Vanilla Extract Substitutes: DIY Making Baking Extracts

Herbal Nerd Society Exclusive: Substitute sweet, floral extracts with a hint of earthy flavor for vanilla Extract in your favorite baked goods, including cookies, cakes, brownies, creams, puddings, and ice creams. My own favorite of late has been cardamon extract, although Pink Rose extract is a really close second. Consider other tasty flavors, too. Orange and Ginger extract wonderfully and they blend beautifully with chocolate and nutty flavors. Tulsi and Chamomile are beautiful when used lightly in golden cakes, creams and frostings. Whatever you’re baking, it is wise to give your herbal extracts a test before you commit to the whole recipe. Here’s How…

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Motherwort Herbal Properties and Energetics

When you need a good hug, reach for Motherwort. In the line-up of heart-healing herbs, Motherwort is one of The Best herbs for soothing both a physically exhausted heart and an emotionally exhausted heart. Modern herbalists often look to this weedy member of the mint family for support in blends for racing heart and high blood pressure, hormone-induced emotional swings, and anxiety or nervousness you can’t quite kick. The commonality to near all conditions is a relationship of some kind to the Heart.

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