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Off-grid living & the effects of isolation

Posted by Holistic Hearth LLC on 13th Jan 2022

Off-grid living & the effects of isolation

Ahhh…off grid living, homesteading, isolation, quiet, crickets, stars…sounds magical doesn't it? And it is for the most part.However, depending on how far you decide to live away from civilization …

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​Cymbopogon citratus - Lemongrass

Posted by Holistic Hearth on 20th Jan 2021

​Cymbopogon citratus - Lemongrass

Cymbopogon citratus grows abundantly in very warm climates and owes its scent almost entirely to its chief constituent, citral. Lemongrass is a perennial plant that can be grown both in and outdoor …

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Salvia officinalis

Posted by Holistic Hearth on 14th Jan 2021

Salvia officinalis

Salvia officinalis, also known as common Sage, is a very familiar plant of the kitchen.It is an evergreen undershrub, its natural habitat being the northern shores of the Mediterranean. It has been …

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Thieves Oil

Posted by -Holistic Hearth on 21st Oct 2020

Thieves Oil

The use of thieves oil dates back to the early 1400's at the time of the Bubonic plague. Legend has it that 4 thieves were captured and charged with stealing from the sick and dying and they were sent …

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Ginkgo

Posted by -Holistic Hearth on 14th Oct 2020

Ginkgo

Also known as the "silver apricot" because of the color of its fruits, the family Ginkgoaceae, is believed to have been on earth for around 270 million years. Today, Ginkgo biloba, is the only living …

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