Raw honey is healthy, sweet and flavorful. Just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, you find out it’s good for your hair and skin too. Naturally antibacterial and full of antioxidants, honey is great for treating acne and slowing down aging. Honey also helps moisturize, soothe and clarify. Here are some ideas for incorporating honey into your health and beauty routine.
Wintertime means colds and nagging coughs. When you’re looking for some relief, look to all-natural, raw honey. The National Honey Board calls honey “nature’s cough suppressant.” Research from Penn State University actually showed that honey is a better alternative to childhood coughs than over-the-counter medicines. Here are some ways you can integrate honey as a natural cough suppressant to get you feeling better.
Last November, a video was posted on You Tube that claimed "sour" honey was a cure for cancer. Since then, we have received a number of phone calls and e-mails about this claim. We even saw a spike in sales of our sourwood honey. All of this activity has prompted us to write this short article to set the record straight.
Think of the song "She's As Sweet As Tupelo Honey" by Van Morrison. There is a good reason why honey is a simile for sweetness and love. So if you want a romantic meal at home for Valentine's Day, where honey has a leading role, then follow these instructions.