I am excited to announce this week’s giveaway! It is for a travel sized first aid kit from the lovely herbal apothecary Worts + Cunning!
The PANACEA Herbal First Aid Remedy Kit is filled with a bounty of herbal remedies for use around the home as a family herbalist. Each herbal remedy is labeled with suggested uses making this kit accessible and quick to use. Worts + Cunning has included their favorite remedies that they use both in the Apothecary and at home and have chosen them for their ease and multiplicities of uses.
YARROW Achillea millefolium – 1/2 ounce Glycerite or Alcohol Extract
For rough warriors as well as gentle-hearted healers
SACRED BASIL Ocimum sanctum – 1/4 ounce Glycerite or Alcohol Extract
To the open the heart and steady the spirit.
SLIPPERY ELM Ulmus Rubus – Powdered Herb
To slicken what is stuck and has run amuck.
LAVENDER Lavandula officinalis – 1/8 ounce Essential Oil
WITCH HAZEL Hamamelis virginiana – 1/2 ounce Thayer’s Rose Petal Witch Hazel
To cleanse and protect.
ARNICA Arnica montana – 30c Homeopathic Pellets
When you feel like you’ve been pummeled and pulled.
GOODNESS GREEN – .15 ounce Herbal Salve
A general purpose green smear for the many things that bring us to tears.
HAWTHORN Crataegus monogyna – 1/8 ounce Glycerite or Alcohol Extract
Recommended dosages are described on each remedy’s container.
The remedies, as described above, come in glass bottles, except for the salve which comes in a plastic lip balm container. The entire remedy kit is packaged in a 5.25″ x 3.25″ x 1″ metal hinged-lid tin with a clear plastic lid.
All glycerites are best used within 2 years.
The powdered Slippery Elm is best used within 1 year.
The salve is best used within 6 months.
The winner can choose between the regular Alcohol Extract version or the Glycerite version.
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If you’d like to sign up for a chance to win this lovely PANACEA First Aid kit, leave a comment, telling us your preference of Alcohol or Glycerite.
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Sign up by Sunday, March 17, 2013 and I’ll announce the winner on Monday, March 18, 2013. Good luck!
Congratulations to Sarah and her daughter Edie! Their name was selected by the random generator to win the Slippery Elm pendant from Mulberry Mudd!