Category: Health & Healing

New Release: The Modern Herbal Dispensatory

A Medicine-Making Guide For herbs to be effective healing agents for humans, the way they are gathered, stored, and ultimately dispensed is of utmost importance. The Modern Herbal Dispensatory integrates modern science with the principles of Western herbalism and is incredibly detailed on all techniques involved in the preparation of herbal medicine. Few books cover …continue

Recipe Monday: Sacred Medicine Cupboard’s Potassium Broth

Guest Post: Practical Potions with Sacred Medicine Cupboard By Jessica Booth and Jessica Smithson Oh, it’s that time of year again… when the sniffles, coughs, and general winter ailments begin. Everyone is a little run down, their shine slightly dull, thanks in part to the change of seasons, the busy Autumnal schedules of school and …continue

Field Guide to Pregnancy: Recipes for the First Trimester

Every pregnancy has highs and lows, moments of bliss, and moments that are less than savory. As your body begins to go through the physical and emotional changes inherent to pregnancy, it might respond with new cravings or surprising aversions to old standby foods, or require some extra nutritional oomph. Caylie See, author of this …continue

Curing Diabetes Naturally

More than 25 million Americans contend with the management of Type 2 diabetes. Though for many years it was referred to as a lifelong chronic disease, recent studies have proven that, with the proper combination of diet and lifestyle choices, Type 2 diabetes can go into remission. There Is a Cure for Diabetes offers an …continue

New Release: The Earthwise Herbal Repertory

The Definitive Practitioner’s Guide The Earthwise Herbal Repertory is the definitive guide for learning more about how to use plants as medicinal medicine. Matthew Wood’s unique approach combines schools of thought from the ancient Greeks to Native American medicine to the latest in biomedical research. This guide will help you become more familiar with not only …continue

Power Stone: Rhodochrosite

  Rhodochrosite Adapted from The Book of Stones by Robert Simmons and Naisha Ahsian Elements: Fire, Water Chakras: Solar Plexus (3rd) and Heart (4th) Key words: Emotional healing, recovery of lost memories and forgotten gifts, self-love, compassion Affirmation: “With compassion for myself and others, I engage the process of healing from past wounds and I embrace …continue