Mama's Home Remedies
Discover Time-Tested Secrets of Good Health and the Pleasures of Natural Living
Mama's Home Remedies by Svetlana Konnikova
Book DescriptionInterwoven with centuries-old herbal remedies, time-tested techniques, and women's wisdom handed down through the ages, this kaleidoscopic whole-health tapestry reveals a myriad of natural methods for achieving and maintaining good health and all-around happiness. At the heart of the narrative is a compilation of natural recipes for infusions, poultices, teas, and tinctures -- garnered by the young Svetlana while listening to her mother and "the girls" (other medical professionals like her mother) as they shared their bond of friendship and their tales of healing success while gathered for tea in the family's blossom-filled garden -- intertwined with her grandmother's fairy tales, family vignettes, legends, and herbal lore. Filled with easy-to-make, natural, healing recipes for common ailments and illnesses -- such as allergies, asthma, fatigue, headaches, insomnia, and respiratory problems -- this all-encompassing guide to wellness offers a holistic approach that intermingles alternative treatments with folklore, psychology, philosophy, and spirituality to foster optimal health and joyful living.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780979175824
(160mm x 235mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Healthy Wisdom Books
Publisher: Healthy Wisdom Books
Publish Date: 1-Jan-2008
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Svetlana Konnikova
Grapette the Runaway Who Rolled Away, Hardback (September 2007)» View all books by Svetlana Konnikova
Baby Grapette, a tiny green grape in a green dress, is thrilled by her surroundings and yearns to see more of the world. She manages to work free of her vine and roll merrily away across the fields. After encounters with birds, cats, and cows, Grapette decides she has seen enough and is happy to go rollicking back to the love and safety of home.
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Author Biography - Svetlana Konnikova
Svetlana Konnikova was a writer of award-winning television scripts in the former Soviet Union and a hostofseveral television shows there, including"Listen and Learn, Masterpieces of World Literature, "and "Science and Life." Since moving to the United States in 1989, she has been a teacher of French and Russian. She lives in Boca Raton, Florida.Anna Maria Clement, NMD, PhD, is a codirector and chief health administrator of Hippocrates Health Institute. She is the author of "A Families' Guide to Health & Healing" and the coauthor of "Healthful Cuisine." She lives in West Palm Beach, Florida."
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