Honey for Health

Raw honey has anti-viral, anti-bacterial, and anti-fungal properties. It promotes body and digestive health, is a powerful antioxidant, strengthens the immune system, eliminates allergies, and is an excellent remedy for skin wounds and all types of infections. Raw honey's benefits don't stop there. Raw honey can also stabilize blood pressure, balance sugar levels, relieve pain, calm nerves, and it has been used to treat ulcers. Raw honey is also an expectorant and anti-inflammatory and has been known to effectively treat respiratory conditions such as bronchitis and asthma.

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Carrot Orange Mint Juice with Honey

Recipe and photo courtesy of Paaka Shaale.

Recipe and photo courtesy of Paaka Shaale.

Recipe:

  • Two carrots, cut lengthwise
  • One orange, peeled and segmented (or 1/2 cup freshly squeezed orange juice)
  • 5-6 mint leaves 
  • 2 Tbsp. Love A Bee raw honey
  • Water- 3 cups or 24 Oz
  1. Juice the oranges and carrots together. (For an optional health punch, add a small piece of peeled ginger root.)
  2. Seperately, blend mint leaves, Love A Bee honey and water. Strain and extract the juice
  3. Mix the carrot and orange juice with the mint and honey mix - add honey to taste. Serve at room temperature or chilled.