The Power of Oregano and Oregano Essential Oil:

The Power of Oregano and Oregano Essential Oil:

Target: All Main Systems
Survival: Medicine

Oregano is a powerful herb producing vital enzymes( high levels of concentrates of  thymol and carvacrol) that defeat infections (both bacterial and viral). They also help strengthen and maintain a healthy immune system and respiratory system. This herb is also classified as an antibiotic herb.

Oregano has a high O.R.A.C, level of 15,300 per 100 grams
Thyme has an O.RA.C. level of near 15,380 per 100 grams
O.R.A.C. is the scale used to measure the amount or degree of antioxidants present per measurement.
Both Thyme and Oregano have similar effects medicinally on the respiratory system. and when mad as a tea and cooled can be used as a mouth rinse for mouth and canker sores.

Secondly, Oregano is powerful as a tea or connection or tincture as well for bacteria and viral infections but does not possess the high levels of concentrates as 
oregano essential oil.

Oregano Tea recipe:
2 tablespoons of dried oregano leaves preferably greek if possible, 10 ounces of boiling water let steep for 15 minutes  let cool then strain and press. drink with no milk or sugar you can add a bit of raw wildflower honey if needed. 

Oregano Concoction Recipe
boil 2 cups of water and when water comes to a hard boil add herbs an bring down heat to a low simmer and cover for about 20 minutes or until water level has reduced to half. this is stronger than a tea but less levels of concentrates than a tincture good for sore throats or stubborn or persistent colds and flues and even bronchitis
A few benefits that these powerful enzymes help are:

A Sore Throat and antiseptic mouth rinse with anesthetic properties Recipe

1 pint of warm distilled water (not boiling)
3 drops of Oregano essential oil diluted to 2-3 percent
2 drops of Thyme essential oil diluted to 2-3 percent
2 drops of clove essential oil diluted to 2-3 percent
3 drops of lavender essential oil diluted to 2-3 percent

Blend all the essential oils together well first 
Let the blend propagate for 24 hrs.
add 1 pint of warm distilled water and precise at least 35 time to disperse the oils throughout.

Without swallowing rinse and gargle daily and nightly the clove will help ease the pain through its anesthetic properties. the Lavender will kill any microbes present with the thyme and oregano oils. This formula acts both as an antibody and a healing agent.

Internal Uses:
  • Digestive Problems
  • Sinus Congestion
  • Colds and Flu's
  • Sore throat
  • Bronchitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Respiratory infections
  • eczema
  • acne
  • H Virus’
  • Fungus'

External Uses:
as an antibiotic for a wound (but must be diluted to 2 percent with a carrier oil e.g. olive, sunflower, jojoba, grapeseed oil, advacado oil)
Cold sores
 Open Blisters
Toenail Fingus'

When Blended with lavender essential oil  and either pure grape seed oil and or jojoba carrier oil it is  powerful aid for eczema and acne.

Due to it’s anti fungal properties it works well on toe nail fungus’s especially when properly blended with lavender and tea tree essential oils. 

Dandelions have Arrived!

"Dandelions Dandelions and More Dandelions"

Yes, They have arrived our friends the dandelions... Lets have some fun  fun with these Weeds or are they medicine?  try them out in a Salad with cranberries and almonds as well with a Ginger Citrus dressing.
God Bless,

Dandelion Tea:

Natures Way of  Making Dandelion Wine

Dandelion Wine Recipe:

1/2 Gallon of Dandelion Flowers
2 Oranges Juiced
Thinly sliced orange peals of 2 oranges
1/2 of a juiced lemon
Thinly sliced lemon peals of 1/2 lemon
1/2 inch piece of fresh Ginger root pealed
1 1/2 lbs. o sugar
1/2 oz. of dry wine yeast

First cut off green bottoms of dandelion flower so the only color you se is yellow. place 1/2 gal. of trimmed and washed flowers in a 1 gallon crock or mason jar pour boiling water over the flowers so they are completely covered and then some. Cover and let sit for three days to begin the infusion process. after 3 days strain and press the flowers back into a pot and add ginger orange and lemon peals and juice and sugar and boil for 20 minutes. Stir well until sugar is completely dissolves  add back to crock pot or mason jar let cool add yeast. take entire mixture and add to a fermenting jug with a fitted airlock this should take about 6 days for the test to stop bubbling. the yeast has been feeding off the sugar during this fermentation process and turning your mixture into a fine dandelion wine pour in clean sterile bottle and let sit for 6 month now your wine will become fully propagated and infused naturally with the dandelions and alcohol.

This wine is loaded with magnesium, manganese potassium phosphorous, zinc and iron and many more vital health benefits.

Dandelion greens are a powerful medicinal herb with detoxifying properties. We may think these pesky little plants to be a nuisance but not at all not only are the flowers of a golden in color but the entire plant is gold. I mean a tremendous and beneficial plant from the root up to the flower. The can be used in tea, tonics, juices, nutritional fraps. and or even eaten raw in a salad. The best time to harvest dandelions are in the spring when they are tender. Since they are green they have a bitter taste and it is best to juice them with another vegetable or fruit e.g. carrots, apples, pears. The golden spring flowers can be used to make a dandelion wine a very powerful health tonic. They are easy to gather and can be a fun adventurous and relaxing day doing this then going home to make a juice tonic for overall health is even more hope. Nature and natural products bring true hope to anyones existing lifestyle because there is no middleman. think of it God himself created the herbs, it is through his grace that we have the desire to learn, and it is from God that people meet and learn and help each other. So why not say Thank You God in your own way for without God all this would not be possible. Also because dandelions in the early spring especially make an excellent Spring tonic. they are capable of cleansing the system and strengthening the blood. dandelion contains as much iron as spinach and almost four times provitamin A in lettuce. It also is a great source of potassium,calcium, sodium as well as vitamin C. Dandelion Greens can also be found in some health food stores.
wash them thoroughly with a biodegradable vegetable wash and rinse with cool water place in a zip lock bag for a few days for juicing.

Drying dandelion can be also good because now you have a pure natural tea for your tea ball or infuser. you can also use the dried herb as part of a tincture recipe.

Dandelion Has been used in the following:

  • Acne
  • Age spots
  • Anemia
  • Appetite
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Blood purifier
  • Eczema
  • Hepatitis
  • Liver,lung,kidney and gal bladder cleanser
  • Low blood pressure
  • Weight loss
  • Yellow jaundice

Dandelion Tonic Recipe:

2 stalks of celery leaves and all
2 red delicious apples
3 carrots
1/4 ' piece of Ginger
1 pear
1 radish
handful of dandelion greens (washed well)

Take all of the above ingredient and starting with the dandelion greens and finishing with the apples juice everything and enjoy.

Top Natural Solutions for Pneumonia

Top Natural Solutions for Pneumonia;

Pneumonia is a respiratory system infection that severely weekend the immune system, swells the lung with a fiber like congestion of mucus. Bacterial and viral infections are retransmitted to other cells through this contaminated mucus/phlegm. it is vital to clear the lungs as quickly as possible to also reduce the added burdens on the immune system.

A few good methods to a solid and quick recovery are:
Thieves oil as a disinfectant of the environment and the lungs.
High doses of vitamin C for immune system recovery and support. See Vitamin C syrup recipe at bottom of this post. and importantly nutritional supplementation(s) and hydration especially with pure coconut water when possible this will help balance electrolytes.
  • Mullen This herb will kill any virus on contact.
  • Horehound. a powerful antibacterial/antiviral herb specifically for the respiratory system.
  • for very severe cases use ground ivy( also known as creeping charlie)  but use sparingly.
  • Garlic and onion syrup for its powerful immune system support and antibacterial and antiviral properties.

If White Blood Cell  count drops to a low level make a concoction of Astragulus root or Echinacea root to increase white blood cell count.

The Goal is to clear the mucus from the respiratory system, purify the blood from toxins (dandelion Root,Burdock Root) and eliminate any fever if present( Yarrow Root, White willow bark) and aid in the recovery of a healthy immune system, Then providing nutritional supplementation ( Slippery Elm Gruel is Great for this and is safe even for infants)
Herbal Recipes:

Garlic Onion Syrup
1/2 Yellow Onion Diced Fine
2 cloves of fresh peeled and pressed garlic
2 tablespoons of dried mullein leaf
2 cups of distilled water
1/4 cup of food grade vegetable glycerine
1 cup of raw unfiltered wildflower honey (from a domestic bee keeper.)

Directions: distilled water and vegetable glycerine mix very well until clear 
bring to a boil 
add all ingredients except honey 
Cover saucepan and lower heat to a low simmer stirring every so often for 30 minutes or until reduced by half.
take off heat and let cool 
Press well using a potato ricer or strainer
Add honey to pressed liquid and mix well 
Bottle and refrigerate this syrup should lat 3-4 weeks so make in small quantities.

Dosage: Adult take 3 times daily
this recipe can be double or tripled 

Vitamin C Syrup:
1/4 cup of elderberries
1/3 cup of rose hips
1 tablespoon of fresh grated ginger root
2 cups of distilled water
1 cup of honey
1/3 cup of vegetable glycerine
1 cinnamon stick
8 cloves
1/2 teaspoon of thyme
Add distilled water and glycerine to a saucepan mix well and until clear, bring to a boil, add all ingredients except honey, stir well and cover and lower heat to a low simmer let simmer for 30 minutes or until reduced by one half press or strain very well add honey to the pressed liquid mix well and bottle and refrigerate this syrup lats only 3-4 weeks before it begins to loose its  potency. make in small batches. But this recipe can be doubles and or tripled
Dosage: ADULT: 1 tablespoon ever hour when sick, or otherwise 1 tablespoon daily for overall good healthy and immune system support. A great syrup for transitioning through seasonal changes.

Thieves oil Recipe:
2 tablespoons tea tree essential oil
1/2 tablespoon cinnamon essential oil
1 tablespoon oregano essential oil
1 tablespoon clove essential oil
1 tablespoon lemon essential oil
2 tablespoon Eucalyptus essential oil
4 ounces of jojoba oil 

Mix all ingredients well and let propagate overnight .
use 6 drops in a 2 gallon simple steam vaporizer or 2-3 drops in a diffuser or follow manufacturers directions to its size. let run continuous 

Making a herbal concoction:

add 4 tablespoons of dried herb bring  2 cups of water to a hard boils add herbs and cover and bring to a low simmer let simmer for 30 minutes or until reduced by 1/2 press and strain drink as per dosage hot. if necessary use food grade vegetable glycerine as a sweetener or raw wildflower honey. to taste. NO Milk or Dairy.