|Home Remedies for Cough and Cold Honey and Lemon|
My kids do not easily take
to home remedies. They distrust them and look at them as some torture weapons
that I have in my arsenal.
one was small she had severe stomachache, and I had a tough time convincing her
and her father that warming ajwain in a kitchen napkin over a tava, then
lightly applying it to the tummy will relieve the kid of pain.I am sorry to say I lost my temper with both
of them. But when the kid felt better both of them grudgingly accepted that I
know some medicine.
them that some of the home remedies are good and she listed out some of them
the chief being hot water and lemon with honey for a cold.
basil when I am boiling the water. In Goa when a child is small they also add
black raisins called pasa here.
of takers now that it has the doctor’s seal.
Honey and Lemon
- 1 ½ cup water
- 4-5 leaves of tulsi/holy basil
- 1 tsp lemon juice
- 1 tblspn honey
- 4-5 black raisins (if using)
- Boil the water with the black raisins (if using) and
tulsi leaves reduce it to 1 cup.
- Add the honey and lemon stir well.
- Drink up hot.
- Never heat lemon juice as boiling water breaks up the
Vit. C molecules hence add to the water in the end.
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