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Posts from the ‘Natural Health’ category

The ins-and-outs of essential oils and learning more about natural remedies used by many generations before big pharmaceuticals.


*Essential Oil Disclaimer* Okay, if it’s not already obvious…the contents found on Dirt on My Plate are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease. …

Palmarosa Essential Oil

*Palmarosa Essential Oil has antiseptic properties as well as antiviral, bactericidal, cytophylactic, digestive and febrifuge.  Mostly, the oil is used as a flavoring agent or additive to…