Mama's Home Remedies: Discover Time-Tested Secrets of Good Health and the Pleasures of Natural Living

Mama's Home Remedies: Discover Time-Tested Secrets of Good Health and the Pleasures of Natural Living

by Svetlana Konnikova
     
 

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Discover nearly 800 remedies and recipes, secrets of joie de vivre, carefully kept "under seven seals", motivational mottoes, inspirational advice and interesting facts. Also revealed in this book are intriguing superstitions, colorful folk tales, fairy tales, stories and ancient legends. The combination creates a perfect balance for readers seeking to nourish both

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Discover nearly 800 remedies and recipes, secrets of joie de vivre, carefully kept "under seven seals", motivational mottoes, inspirational advice and interesting facts. Also revealed in this book are intriguing superstitions, colorful folk tales, fairy tales, stories and ancient legends. The combination creates a perfect balance for readers seeking to nourish both body and spirit.

Editorial Reviews

Miriam A. Kilmer
I hope that this work will help to instill a deeper reverence for the environment in readers everywhere. (Miriam A. Kilmer, artist, owner of Rising Dove Fine Arts and Services, and granddaughter of Joyce Kilmer, American poet and author of the poem "Trees")
Small Press Bookwatch magazine
Packed cover to cover with nonstop invaluable wisdom . . . Highly recommended.
Little Green Blog
A great book!. . . . Easy to make natural recipes for treating common ailments and conditions. The author [provides].a body, mind, spirit approach . . . which always gets my vote!
From the Publisher

"[A] book you will go back to time after time as a 'comfort book' (like comfort food!)—one that will variously provide information, stimulate your thinking, give you peace, and entertain you."  —Peter A. Gail, PhD, author, books and articles on creative living and edible wild plants, and founder, Goosefoot Acres for Resourceful Living

"Packed with nearly 800 remedies and recipes, motivational mottoes, inspirational advice and useful tips, this book provides centuries of healthy wisdom."  —Balance Magazine

"An herbal saga with time-tested secrets of good health and the pleasures of natural living, hidden until now "under seven seals." From centuries of healthy wisdom, discover nearly 800 remedies and recipes, secrets of joie de vivre, motivational mottoes, inspirational advice and interesting facts. The combination creates a perfect balance for readers seeking to nourish both body and spirit."  —The Nashville News

"I hope that this work will help to instill a deeper reverence for the environment in readers everywhere."  —Miriam A. Kilmer, artist and granddaughter of poet Joyce Kilmer, author, "Trees"

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780979175824
Publisher:
Aurora Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2008
Pages:
328
Sales rank:
919,459
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.79(d)

What People are saying about this

Lynnette Walther
A power-packed volume of the wisdom of ages placing generations of knowledge and practice into everyone's hands. delivers a healthy dose of common sense and common remedies touched with folklore, quotes and even superstitions. (Lynnette Walther, columnist, The Herald Gazette)

Meet the Author

Svetlana Konnikova was a writer of award-winning television scripts in the former Soviet Union and a host of several 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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