Menstrual Tea

With the rise of environmental toxins, many women are having increased problems during their period. I have been drinking this tea, with slight variations for a few years now and it really helps to balance and even out a wide variety of menstrual symptoms. There are a lot of other herbs that can be used and are especially useful for women, so please get to know which herbs work best for you by experimenting a little.

I use a large, plain white Chinese tea pot that holds about 6 cups of water. I have a tendency to use a lot of the various herbs and it varies depending on how much of the herb I have and how I am feeling that day. These amounts are therefore not set in stone.

  • 2 T nettles
  • 1 T sage
  • 1 t fennel seeds, crushed
  • 1 t camomile
  • 1 pinch yarrow blossoms
  • 6 c water, boiled
Cycle of Life – Toads

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Deer in the Catskills

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