Self Soothing When we are feeling emotion overload we might do something that is harmful to ourselves (bingeing, cutting, drinking, smoking). There are healthy was to sooth. This is so important to me to share to my clients at Shoreside Therapies in Whitefish Bay and others that might be struggling. Self Soothing Through Smell Bake cookies, cake, or bread. Boil
Medicinal Benefits of Whole Foods For the first 5000 years of civilization, humans relied on foods and herbs for medicine. Only in the past 50 years have we forgotten our medicinal “roots” in favor of patent medicines. While pharmaceuticals have their value, we should not forget the well-documented, non-toxic and inexpensive healing properties of whole foods. The following list is
Homemade Sleepytime Tea Ingredients: 1 part dried spearmint 1 part dried chamomile flowers Combine in a bag. Feel free to estimate here, its not something that needs to be perfect. To serve, (if you really needed me to tell you) just place the desired amount of tea into a tea bell and mix with hot water. Serve with a little milk and
Catnip Research conducted by the U.S. Food and Drug Administrationand other health associations have claimed that herbal remedies, including catnip tea, contain a natural composition of various compounds that affect the brain, heart and mind. Catnip is used widely for soothing an upset stomach that may be related to anxiety. It contains nepetalactone, which acts as a sedative in humans.
Ingredients The ingredients needed to make a homemade soothing herbal tea are a tablespoon each of dried chamomile flowers, peppermint leaves passionflower hops St. John’s Wort lavender All ingredients should be organic and fresh. You should be able to find these ingredients at your local herbal shop. Materials The materials needed to make this herbal tea are a medium jar,