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Natural Healing–Nispero leaf tea — Loquat leaf tea

I have long enjoyed the nispero fruit which is known as míspero locally.  Mama Sofia had several full-grown trees and when in season would always give us a bucketful to take home.  My husband has been trying for years to … Continue reading

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Natural Healing–Guayaba Leaf Tea

At the first sign of an upset stomach, my husband is out back plucking leaves off of our guayaba tree to make a tea.  I thought I’d do a little investigation on whether or not there was any validity to … Continue reading

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Natural Healing–Tamarindo

The benefits of that free Herbal Medica course haven’t ended yet!   Have you ever wondered what those pod things were at the Asian or Mexican market?  Wonder no more.  Today, let me share what I learned about tamarindo. The … Continue reading

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Natural Healing–Wandering Jew Matali tea

My interest was piqued one day at the tianguis (flea market) in Valle de Santiago when the elderly woman wrapped in her dark blue rebozo against the cold that sold us the plant (for 10 pesos). She mentioned that this plant, … Continue reading

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