Addressing Border Issues with Herbs

By |May 14th, 2019|

You may have heard about the migrant caravans making their way up to the US-Mexico border from Honduras a few months back. The media warned us that thousands of migrants were rushing the border and forcing their way into the United States. This never did happen, and the story, while still in the news, […]

Incorporating Herbs Into Your Daily Life

By |January 9th, 2019|

Like a lot of herbalists, I think about how to help everyone incorporate herbs into their life without it feeling like “taking medicine” and without it being something we have to remember to do. Even as an herbalist, I’ll find myself forgetting to take all the different herbs I’d like to take in a […]

Herbs For An Active Lifestyle

By |April 27th, 2018|

The days are growing longer and it’s time to get back outside and get active. It’s easy to understand how what you eat and drink can impact your body’s performance, but did you know that you can optimize your active lifestyle with certain herbs as well?

Herbs can support a healthy inflammatory response, improve stamina, […]

Herbs And Spices for Liver Health & Detoxification Support

By |March 26th, 2018|

The crocuses and dandelions are popping out of the ground, and the days are getting longer. After a season spent mostly indoors, our bodies yearn for sunlight, movement, and fresh food. Spring is an ideal time to give your body a reboot by optimizing liver health and detoxification.

A great way to enhance your body’s […]

Remedies for the Golden Years: Digestive Health

By |March 10th, 2018|

Digestion impacts every other function in the body. You’ve heard the saying, “You are what you eat,” but in terms of health, you are what you eat, digest, and absorb!

With aging often comes digestive complaints. As we age, our bodies reduce production of important digestive juices (hydrochloric acid or HCl), limiting our ability to […]

Five Immune-Supporting Herbs And Spices For Late Winter

By |March 1st, 2018|

There are morning routines, evening routines, and a hundred other healthy habits we’re “supposed” to fit into each day.

You know herbs are good for you, but sometimes it feels like one more thing to fit into your day. You have to buy them, prepare them, take them. It can feel overwhelming, so we forego […]