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Your honey is crystallising. It's become grainy and starting to solidify. Time to throw it out right? Wrong! Honey is one of the only food products that has a near unlimited shelf life. Crystallisation or candying of honey is a completely natural process and nothing to be feared. Lets take a closer look. Honey is more than 70% natural sugar and less than 20% water content. You don't need to be Einstein to realise that it's unlikely for all that sugar to stay in solution without some sort of intervention. Many of the larger honey brands, the ones that you...

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Cinnamon, Cold, Cough, Elixer, Flu, Get Well, Ginger, Health, Home, Honey, Ill, Lemon, Medicine, Remedy, Sick, Sneeze, Tea, Unwell, Wellness, Winter -

The cold weather is here again and winter is knocking on our door. It's cold and flu season. Read on for our unbeatable cold and flu remedy! Honey, Ginger, Lemon and Cinnamon Tea This tea is not only delicious, but each of the ingredients has been carefully selected to give you the immune boost and cold and flu-fighting power you need. Honey soothes the throat and reduces coughing, which helps you get a better night's sleep (You need to be well rested to fight off that cold!). It has natural antiseptic and anti-microbial properties helping your body to fight off the...

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We take a look at why bees swarm, and why there's nothing to worry about when they do. Swarming is a natural phenomenon. It's the method that bees use to reproduce and create new colonies. In Spring, as the weather warms up and plants start to flower, bees start to emerge from their winter state and start reproducing. Rapidly. They're building up their workforce in order to collect and store as much nectar as possible while it's available. This is their next winter's food. If the population in the hive gets too large for the space available an amazing thing...

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Acne, Allergies, Burns, Cancer, Cough, Dandruff, Hangover, Hay Fever, Health, Health Benefits, Heart Burn, Honey, Itchy Scalp, Memory, Pimples, Reflux, Sore Throat, Wounds -

Honey. It's a delicious natural sweetener but the health benefits of consuming this simple natural product are even more amazing. We'll take a closer look at these benefits in this article. It's believed that humans have been harvesting honey one way or another for over 10,000 years. There are numerous references to honey over this time including rock paintings and drawings, honey and honeycomb found buried in tombs in ancient Egypt and references to it in ancient texts such as the Bible and Quran. During this time humans have eaten honey, used it to heal wounds, traded it, fermented it...

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Bee Friendly, Bees, Flowers, Gardening, Glyphosphate, Pesticides, Round Up, Save the Bees, Weed control, Weeding, Weeds -

Weeds. They're a challenge that every gardener faces. But before your pick up that bottle of Round Up, let's have a look at some weed management strategies that will kill weeds, not bees. 1. Boiling water After your morning cup of tea or coffee, take the kettle with any remaining boiling water and pour it over any weeds you'd like gone. This method is great for weeds growing in paths or cracks in concrete. Be careful, boiling water will kill any plant it comes in contact with including those you want to keep. 2. Fire Selectively burn weeds using a...

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