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salves, lotions, ointments
Herbal Medicines
By / October 12, 2019

Herbal Salves, Lotions and Ointments

Salves, lotions, and oils are essentials for any herbalist and are used very frequently. They all serve a purpose in...

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make herbal safety a priority
All Posts, Herbal Medicines
By / May 31, 2019

“JUST BECAUSE IT’S NATURAL, DOESN’T MAKE IT SAFE!”

One of the herbal safety factors we find ourselves having to remind customers of most often is that “just because...

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All Posts, Herbal Health, Herbal Medicines
By / May 1, 2019

5 Best Herbs for Your Immune System

To purchase your elderberry or discover other natural remedies you can use for medical conditions, consult with one of our herbalists today.

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By / March 30, 2019

The Benefits of Yarrow

Yarrow, aka Achillea millefolium, is one of many natural herbs with a multitude of uses which makes it an essential for every...

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gather medicinal herbs
All Posts, Herbal Medicines, Wild Plants
By Sara Fotheringham / February 18, 2019

Wild Foraging for Edibles and Herbs: Sustainable and Safe Practices

There’s something to be said for going out into the woods and foraging personally for herbs. It’s almost magical in...

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A herbal infusion is just the ticket for treating medical complaints.
All Posts, Herbal Healing
By Sara Fotheringham / January 28, 2019

To Tea or Not to Tea? Make Herbal Infusions Instead!

People talk about the benefits of herbal teas a lot since the natural health movement has gained traction, but there’s...

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Using adaptogens for stress management can help you improve your life.
All Posts, Herbal Healing, Stress Management
By Sara Fotheringham / December 12, 2018

How to Use Adaptogens to Help Manage Your Stress

Life is stressful and the winter doesn’t always help with our ability to cope with it. There’s less sunlight, it’s...

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elderberry benefits, elderberry cough syrup
All Posts, Herbal Medicines
By Sara Fotheringham / November 30, 2018

Elderberry – Benefits and How to Use It

Elderberry (Sambucus) is one of the most commonly used medicinal plants in the world. Natives of North America used it...

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Make delightful, original herbal gifts this holiday season.
All Posts, Herbal Gifts
By Sara Fotheringham / October 30, 2018

Hand-Made Herbal Gifts for the Holidays

The holidays are almost here, and for those who prefer to give thoughtful, hand-made gifts rather than supporting the commercialism...

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Grapeseed is king of the carrier oils.
All Posts, Herbal Health
By Sara Fotheringham / September 30, 2018

What are Carrier Oils and How Do You Use Them?

Carrier oils are used as a base for various natural products, diluting them so you can apply them to your...

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