1 tsp. slippery elm bark
1 tsp. sheep sorrel Burdock root
1/2 tsp. rhubarb root in 5cups water
Simmer for 1/2 hour. Drink 1 cup everyday
This is an Amish recipe. We have no proof of its value. We do not claim this to be a remedy of any kind…
1/2 tsp. catnip
1/4 cup warm water
1/2 tsp. fennel
Mix together in a dropper bottle and give 1/8 – 1/4 t. before nursing. For babies with stomach ache. Helps to relieve gas.
Camphor is a popular additive in pain relieving ointments and salves for soothing pain of sore muscles and arthritis.
4 sm. jars of Vaseline
3 camphor blocks
1/2 oz. menthol crystals
Crumble camphor block up to powder form. Then put Vaseline, camphor and menthol crystals in a kettle, with lid on, over low heat and melt all together until no crystals are left. Slowly pour into jars. Put lids on right away. Let cool. Good for colds, burns, cuts and bruises.
Note: Leave lid on kettle when melting to trap fumes.
1Tablespoon Hydrogen Peroxide
1Tablespoon Mouthwash or Water
Add soda to make a paste. Rinse well.