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Prepare your Defence against the Common Cold- Simmered Chicken and its Stock

Summer holidays are over; children and teachers have returned to school. My stockpot is ready.  Many of us will have begun a head cold by the Equinox on September 21st.  While we might like to blame the disappointing Irish summer, … Continue reading

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Take thou….

Detox this January? No thanks, don’t need it.- I was toxic enough over Christmas. Not a nice, convivial, eating, drinking, staying up late having fun type of toxicity but the kind visited on me by a respiratory infection which struck … Continue reading

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