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  • Thyme, Turkey & Treason

    Thanksgiving is next week and that means “time” with family and friends but the history of Thyme, Turkey and Treason goes back thousands of years. ...
  • How Veteran's Day Got Its Name

    This week we are celebrating our Veterans and their families. Join us as we celebrate our American independence, our freedoms, our history and our ...
  • The Right Apothecary For You

    One of the more popular questions I have received this past year is "How do I build an apothecary?" This is usually followed by "I love yours and w...
  • Cloves and Pirate Ships

    Holidays around the corner and cooler temps are all around us. The seasons of spices and chai’s are knocking on the door so today we are going to t...
  • TBT Chapter 7 - My Story - What's in Your Basket?

    By the time I knew I was “sick” I was 26 years old and working 3 jobs (1 full time and 2 part time). At 5’8” and 130 lbs I didn’t pay much attentio...
  • Sage and The Season

    The holidays are approaching and it’s a wonderful time to talk about a common yet powerful herb, our culinary Sage! For most people in North Americ...
  • TBT Chapter 6 - My Story - OMG What have I gotten myself into!

    Last week I introduced you to Helena and the words she spoke to me that day were “Herbal Medicine is your path”.This is what popped into my head on...
  • Astragalus and Immune Health

    Astragalus membranaceus is a sweet tonic herb that is slightly warming where we use the roots to prepare a wonderful tincture or decoction, not an ...
  • TBT Chapter 5 - My Story - "You will make a terrible doctor"

    At the age of 33, I had just moved back to the USA and was declared in “remission” of my ITP and my Lupus markers were almost completely gone! With...
  • Slippery Elm: It's History and Unknown Future....

    Slippery Elm is an amazing tree but today it is considered "at risk" for extinction. There are a few reasons why this is happening but each of us c...
  • TBT Chapter 4 - My Story - She thought she could so she did!

    This is a tale of girl who thought she could so she did =)My very first event was in October of 2012. I had just graduated with 2 Degrees, one in W...
  • 6 Warming Herbs & Spices for Chai Tea

    6 Warming Herbs & Spices – Chai Click here for the video Legend has it that the origin of chai dates back more than 5,000 years, when a king in...