How Mary Seacole was made a saint and Florence Nightingake was smeared
Mary Seacole, Jamaican Herbalist. During Crimean War performed surgery on the frontline and established the "British Hotel" providing supplies for soldiers and quarters for sick and infirmed.
Burdock Plant - the Surprisingly Useful Edible Food You May Not Know About
A burdock plant is typically thought of as an annoying weed with stick-tight burs, but the common burdock is also valuable for food and for medicine.
A group of peyotes, in cultivation. Peyote has been used in ritual contexts for thousands of years.
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American Beautyberry homemade mosquito repellent recipe ~ I pretty much chopped up leaves and stems and boil in a pot. Let cool and strain the liquid into blender, about 1 1/2 c. In a separate pot warm some organic neem oil (1 c) with 1 ounce of beeswax until melted. Then turn the blender on and pour in the oil mixture very slowly and it becomes a cream. I have to say hands down the best insect repellent ever & lasts all day!