Gracefully Transition into Fall

Gracefully Transition into Fall

The days are getting shorter and the air is getting cooler (at least in the evenings, that is!)  I like to turn to Chinese medicine during seasonal transitions to glean some ancient lessons that might help for a healthy seasonal change. Many people find themselves...
Wellness in Autumn

Wellness in Autumn

This article is adapted by Cassandra Orjala from an article by Saffron & Sage. You may not think about your colon very much, but as a colon hydrotherapist of over 30 years, I do! Our colons deal with a lot more than you may realize – they get rid of all the...
Focus on your Immunity

Focus on your Immunity

I’m sharing some information that I received from The Juice Lady about ways that we can keep our immune systems strong. We don’t have control over everything ever, but we do have control over what we put in our bodies and how we care for ourselves to keep...
Meadowsweet

Meadowsweet

I wanted to share this information that I found on Indigo Herbs about Meadowsweet. This is currently blooming in my garden and I love that I can use it for my health! Meadowsweet is also known as: Bridewort, Meadow Queen, Meadow Wort, Pride of the Meadow, Queen of the...
Elder Flowers Are Coming!

Elder Flowers Are Coming!

Elder Flower TinctureBy Handmade Apothecary Tinctures are a way to extract and preserve the medicinal qualities of herbs. These will last 1-2 years and can be kept in a cool dark place.Fill a jar ¾ full with either flowers or berries, fill the jar to the top with...