5 Abuelita approved home remedies

Yocelyn Riojas


it’s a staple in our households for a reason and came up every time we felt sick.

Hierbabuena (Spearmint)

Do you have an upset stomach, gas, or bloat? Drink some té de hierbabuena

Salt and Lime Water

Got a sore throat? No worries, gargle warm water mixed with salt and lime.


Garlic is an antiseptic so it can be used against infections. Cut up a clove or two and rub in over a wound.

Limpia de Huevo

The egg cleansing our abuelitas did to rid us of negative energy is something we all still fall back on when we need a good cleanse.

What remedies did your abuela teach you?