Paregoric

Paregoric

Like many other items from days gone by, paregoric is virtually non-existent in most homes today. But, back in Sandy Point Times, every house would have likely had this miracle drug, of sorts. Paregoric was everywhere. A cure all with a hidden secret.
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Castor Oil

Castor Oil

Spring Cleaning

 A few days back I was in conversation with with one of my sons who is a doctor. Somehow I was reminded of the days back in Sandy Point when an annual event took place: the annual dose of castor oil! He had not been taught about that in medical school, apparently. But, this annual event gave a whole new meaning to “Spring Cleaning”.
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