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Sumac’s Numerous Uses
August 7, 2017

Sumac grows pretty abundantly here in the Midwest.  You'll see it along highways, roadsides, in parks and on the edges Continue reading

the Benefits of Using an Aromatherapy Inhaler
June 26, 2017

Don’t you love the wonderful aroma of walking through a flower garden, or the whiff of lilacs in bloom?  And Continue reading

Fun at the 2016 Annual Mid-Western Women’s Herbal Conference
July 11, 2016

Herbal conferences are a great way to learn about herbs and meet like minded people.  You get a chance to Continue reading

The Power of a Nature Walk
January 28, 2016
Nature walks can be very powerful. They can be a form of therapy. A way to calm the mind and spirit.

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Norovirus – meet the HERBS
December 23, 2015
it's that time of year again...

It never fails, there is always some kind of epidemic circulating in our communities during Continue reading

Horse Chestnuts and Veins
November 13, 2015
Horse Chestnuts

Aesculus Hippocastanum

The horse chestnut is a tree which is native to the northern hemisphere.   It is Continue reading

Having a successful craft show
May 25, 2015
So this past March, I had my first booth at a craft show. All I could think about beforehand was Continue reading
Elderberry Syrup Mania
November 24, 2014
Elderberry Syrup Mania!

So of course I have to join in and see what it's all about.  And the hunt was Continue reading

Orange-Coconut Lip Balm
October 31, 2014
The weather is changing to cooler temps so that means that our poor little lips are going to get a Continue reading