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    An Interview With Shawn Manske, WishGarden Territorial Account Manager

An Interview With Shawn Manske, WishGarden Territorial Account Manager

By |July 31st, 2019|

Hi Shawn, can you tell us a little about yourself and how you got involved with natural products? You’re also a naturopathic doctor. What role do herbs play in that practice?
Well, my name is Shawn Manske and I grew up in Ridgeway, Ontario, Canada.  I lived in Buffalo, NY, before moving to Colorado three […]

Keeping Your Cool This Summer with Refreshing Drinks

By |July 22nd, 2019|

As the heat of the summer begins to ramp up through the next month, many of us can find ourselves feeling a little out of sorts. Rashes, irritability, acid reflux, nausea, and fatigue can all begin to crop up when the fire element within our bodies (known as pitta in Ayurvedic medicine) becomes out […]

Something to Bee Hopeful About

By |July 15th, 2019|

By now, most of us have become familiar with the horrific phenomenon of Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD), which has destroyed many of the world’s honey bee hives. It’s a regular occurrence to see articles discussing CCD and numerous scientific studies have attempted to explain its cause. Nearly all of the information available on CCD […]

Six Natural Ways to Deal With Stress

By |July 6th, 2019|

Nearly everyone these days experiences some type of “stress” in one form or another: work, personal life, parenting, school, and so on. But stress has become so commonplace that sometimes we forget that it affects us in unnatural ways that can take a toll on our health. Women, too, are often impacted more significantly […]

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    Preparing To Hike The Continental Divide: One Woman’s Journey

Preparing To Hike The Continental Divide: One Woman’s Journey

By |June 26th, 2019|

How do you prepare for a 3000-mile hike? It’s a monstrous endeavor, indeed, and after nearly 5000 miles of backpacking, I’ve learned that as much goes into the preparation as the execution.
The scope of my upcoming adventure is to hike the length of the continental divide from Canada to Mexico. Depending on the route […]

Women’s Herbs

By |June 18th, 2019|

The ebb and flow of a woman’s body through the many stages of life are well supported with herbs that humans have evolved with over millions of years. The botanical dispensary offers a number of nourishing and restorative plants that contain compounds with a biological familiarity that the body recognizes, and has the wisdom […]