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Blessed Autumn!

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Blessed Autumn!

Can you feel the change in the air? Happy Autumn and Blessed Mabon to those in the Northern Hemisphere! Equal hours of light and darknesswe celebrate the balance of Mabon,and ask the gods to bless us.For all that is bad, there is good.For that which is despair, there is hope.For the moments of pain, there are moments of love.For all that falls, there is the chance to rise again.May we find balance in our livesas we find it in our hearts. -Prayer by Patti Wigington "Night and day are again of equal length and in perfect equilibrium - dark and light,...

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Respiratory Herbs - Herbal Wisdom Wednesday

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Respiratory Herbs - Herbal Wisdom Wednesday

Be still a moment….take a long, slow deep breath in….roll your shoulders gently back…..breathe out again. The act of simply breathing is so inherent and automatic that many of us don’t even think about it, but with all these wildfires surrounding us creating so much smoke in the air, it’s important that we take care of our precious respiratory system! We hope this finds you all well and safe.  These are strange days, to be sure.  We hope we can share some healing or at least a bit of useful info for you right now.  In this week’s #herbalwisdomwednesday we’re sharing a...

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DIY Facial Cleansers - Herbal Wisdom Wednesday

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DIY Facial Cleansers - Herbal Wisdom Wednesday

Happy #herbalwisdomwednesday, moonbeams! It's the tail end of summertime, friends, and weather changes can often mean that we need to switch up our skin care routines. We know that buying new products can get expensive, so today we are delving into the world of DIY herbal face cleansers! Coco-Charcoal Cleansing Oil – We know Charcoal peels are all the rage for blemish-prone skin, but some of them can have some pretty hinky ingredients and have been shown to cause some skin damage. This simple but effective formula cleanses and nourishes while leaving your epidural layer healthy and intact. 1 cup...

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Yarrow - Herbal Wisdom (Not) Wednesday

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Yarrow - Herbal Wisdom (Not) Wednesday

Better late than never!  Yarrow  (Achillea millefolium) is yet another extraordinary plant ally and arguably one of the most broadly useful in the medicinal sense. It can be found growing as a cultivated herb in the garden and as a roadside "weed", it's ability to thrive in challenging conditions no doubt contributing to the host of medicinal properties it contains! Read on for more about this incredible herb! Description: Achillea millefolium is native to most of the Northern Hemisphere and once established in a spot will typically continue to grow year after year.  "The leaves are alternate, 3-5 inches long, with many...

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Lovely Lavender - Herbal Wisdom Wednesday

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Lovely Lavender - Herbal Wisdom Wednesday

While there are tons of herbs out there with multiple uses, lavender (Lavendula spp.) is truly one of the most versatile. Not only is its fragrance and aromatic essence useful in cooking and aromatherapy, it's herbal therapeutic qualities make up quite the list. Lavender may be most widely know for its unique scent but its antibacterial, antimicrobial, expectorant, stress-relieving, antiseptic and analgesic properties are nothing short of fantastic. No summer survival (or first aid kit) would be complete without lavender.  It's essential oil is a standard for preventing and treating bug bites and other itchy conditions that often pop up when we...

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