Lady’s mantle is a powerful female herb for anytime during a women’s reproductive life. It helps relieve mild aches and pains during menstruation, with a tea or tincture able to stop spotting between periods and lessening excessive menstrual bleeding. Lady’s mantle has both astringent and anti-inflammatory qualities. Recipe on the site!
Yarrow tincture is very effective as a broad spectrum insect repellent (ticks too), is easy to make and has a reputation for being stronger than DEET although you need to reapply more often. http://www.thehealthyhomeeconomist.com/yarrow-insect-repelling-herb-stronger-than-deet/
Terrariums...bottom layer of rocks or stones to maintain root drainage, layer of soil, plant beautiful succulents, top off with an optional decorative layer of different colored pebbles. Easiest & quickest way to bring style to your home More