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This is  a Badge Bit (BB) that is part of the PEP Curiculum. Completing this BB is part of getting the sand badge in Natural Medicine.

For this BB you will create a tincture out of dandelion root.

- Make a journal page about a recipe for dandelion root tincture along with dosage information.
- Make the dandelion root tincture, and take a picture of it being made, and of it being finished.

Optional:
- Make a journal page about the uses and attributes of dandelion root and how to ID and harvest it. Add it to the herb section.


(www.deeprootsathome.com)

Mountain Rose Herbs video on how to make a tincture:



More web pages to assist you in your research on how to make a dandelion root tincture and its benefits:

https://deeprootsathome.com/homemade-dandelion-tincture/
https://www.sewisewomen.com/resources-articles/item/make-a-dandelion-root-tincture
https://musingsofamountainmama.wordpress.com/2012/10/27/fresh-dandelion-root-tincture/
https://www.rjwhelan.co.nz/herbs%20A-Z/dandelion.html

To show you've completed this BB you must post pictures of the following:

- the journal page showing your recipe and dosage information for dandelion roots tincture
- picture of the dandelion roots, freshly harvested
- picture of the tincture being made
- picture of the finished tincture in its labeled jar.

Optional:

- the journal page showing the attributes of dandelion roots and how to harvest and prepare them
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Burl Smith wrote:Dead link:
https://musingsofamountainmama.wordpress.com/2012/10/27/fresh-dandelion-root-



Link works for me. 😟
 
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The third link works?...Gives me "Oops! That page can’t be found."

Well that's weird...My abbreviated link works but the original doesn't.
 
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Dandelion root tincture finished
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working on journal page
working on journal page
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working on journal page
working on journal page
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dandelion root tincture recipe
dandelion root tincture recipe
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dandelions in lawn
dandelions in lawn
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harvested dandelions
harvested dandelions
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dandelion root tincture ingredients
dandelion root tincture ingredients
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dandelion root tincture
dandelion root tincture
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completed dandelion root tincture
completed dandelion root tincture
Staff note (Greg Martin):

I certify this BB is complete!

 
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