Category: New Release

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

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

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

New Release: The Lost Samurai School

Secrets of the Mubyoshi Ryu Antony Cummins’s The Lost Samurai School is the first exposure for western readers to the teachings of Mubiyoshi Ryu. Cummins contextualizes the many expertly translated documents with a history of the era, the school, and its grandmaster, Hagiwara Juzo. Mubiyoshi Ryu literally translates to “school with no rhythm.” Such a …continue

The Local Food Revolution

With the World Bank projecting that in just 35 years we’ll need to produce at least 50% more food to adequately feed the planet, food security is quickly becoming one of the most critical issues of our time. Resource scarcity and the looming global food crisis—compounded by climate change—is exposing how unsustainable and ultimately ineffective …continue

New Release: The Field Guide to Pregnancy

Navigating New Territory with Research, Recipes, and Remedies There are 3,300,000 pregnant women in the United States at any given time, and there are 3,300,000 different ways to be pregnant. While there’s really no “one size fits all” when it comes to writing the book on pregnancy, Caylie See’s Field Guide to Pregnancy normalizes the many ways …continue