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Pine Herbal Monograph

Pine Herbal Monograph

This is a monograph originally published in Natural Herbal Living Magazine’s January 2015 issue on Pine which you can purchase HERE. Pine Herbal Monograph Amanda Klenner Latin Name: Pinus spp. (including: P. edulis, P. ponderosa, P. aristata, P. strobus, P. contorta, P. strobus, P. sylvestris) Common Name: Pine Parts Used: needles, seeds, bark, resin, pollen, […]

Reviving the Spirit of Incense Through Personal Ritual – by Evan Purcell

Reviving the Spirit of Incense Through Personal Ritual – by Evan Purcell

In the western world, there is a great lack of sacredness surrounding the use of incense. Over the past few decades the popularity of incense has grown substantially in the US, mostly as a consumer product and not so much as a sacred and ceremonial tool. The traditional use of herbal incense is deeply rooted […]

The Herbarium – Herbal Academy of New England Review and Giveaway

The Herbarium – Herbal Academy of New England Review and Giveaway

Welcome to the Green Resolution Giveaway Hop, hosted by Happy Mothering, Easy Green Mom and Brittleby’s Corner through the Green Moms Network! We want to help encourage you to make resolutions to live healthier and more eco-friendly lives this New Year!  After entering my giveaway, be sure to hop around and enter all of the other giveaways listed on the linky at […]

Higher Mind Incense Giveaway

Higher Mind Incense Giveaway

I absolutely love seeing what other herbalists are doing out there in the world. Herbalists are such a unique bunch, and no two of us are quite the same, but we all have one thing in common – a passion, desire, love and need to connect the plants with the people. To help build relationships […]

Building your own materia medica with PDF print out

Building your own materia medica with PDF print out

DIY Materia Medica Binder A materia medica binder is where an herbalist keeps all the notes he/she acquires over the years. We all organize ours differently but I find two primary parts are key. Anatomy + Physiology (I put protocols for specific health concerns in the corresponding body system but you can have a separate […]

Herbal Simples

Herbal Simples

This article was originally published in Natural Herbal Living’s September 2013 issue – Rosemary, which you can purchase here. Beginning an herbal journey can be overwhelming. The recipes we find in herbal books and blogs involve several herbs and precise measurements. This can be daunting. The art of using an herb as a “simple”, or by itself, […]

12 Must-Have Healing Herbs - A Home Materia Medica

12 Must-Have Healing Herbs

A Home Materia Medica

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