5 Herbs to Help You Through the Holidays

The holidays are here ALREADY, which means presents and parties and Ho-Ho-HORRIBLE colds!! I don’t mean to put a damper on things, but that’s the sad truth. One minute you’re taking your kid to the mall to see Santa, and the next, well, you’ve taken your relationship with the toilet to the next level. Because … Continue Reading

How to Create Your Own Herbal Apothecary

If you’re really into exploring the benefits of herbs and alternative health, you may have wondered how you can create your own herbal apothecary at home. I’m here to tell you that it is SUPER easy to get started, and it’s not like you have to set up your own mini store overnight- in fact, … Continue Reading

Backyard Foraging: Plantain Benefits

I have no shortage of plantain in my backyard. Depending on your perspective, one might think that we are an extremely lazy family, because we have weeds all over the damn place. However, when I look out my window or step into my backyard, it brings me joy to see so many helpful plants ready … Continue Reading

Backyard Foraging: Dandelion (Uses & Identification)

Spring is in the air and you know what that means? Dandelions are back!! This beautiful flower, while being one of the best common backyard plants, is also one of the most hated, looked at as only a pesky weed and not as the healer that it is. Like most people, I can remember playing … Continue Reading