Rosalee de la Forêt, herbalist and author of the best selling book, The Alchemy of Herbs spends time sharing with Herb Nerd Society members about a delicious herbal option that is growing in popularity. Oxymels used to be considered old-fashioned medicine.
Sue and Candace talk about how they incorporate mushrooms in their own lives. They also received a gift from the desert.
In Asia, mushrooms have long held an esteemed place among herbal practitioners. Here in the West, they've quietly waited for us to awaken to their medicine.
So many changes happened in 2017, it is difficult to pick out the most influential topics. With 2018, the Year of the Dog, barking at our doorstep, Candace, Patrick and Sue take a minute to evaluate 2017, the Year of the Rooster.
There is an art to everything. Once you discover the secret to bringing out the subtle flavor in your daily cup of coffee -Coffea arabica (Arabica) or Coffea canephora (Robusta), your morning becomes a magical ritual.
According to Traditional Chinese Medicine, winter is the time for rest and introspection. We herbalists sorely need a break from the activity of fall's harvest and root digging. Instead, we are spending this season digging into a good book. Today, we're talking about our favorite books for rest, introspection, and herbal inspiration.