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Hey watch that sneeze juice! Are you trying to kill me?

By Tammi / December 2, 2015

There is no such thing as a “cold and flu season”. Seasons are winter, spring, summer fall. There are times of the year we are more susceptible to the cold…

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If I Read One More Post About Turmeric Being Anti-inflammatory, My Head Will Explode!

By Tammi / November 10, 2015

Don’t get me wrong I’m an herbalist, I LOVE plants. Herbal Medicine is the number one medicine used throughout the world and is the longest running evidenced-based scientific method to…

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We Are Loving Ramps to Extinction

By Tammi / May 5, 2015

Allium tricoccum, Ramps or Wild Leeks, our most famous wild onion, is at risk of us loving it to extinction. Local ramp festivals are a commonplace celebration of spring up…

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Three Helpful Plants Waiting to Meet You.

By Tammi / April 20, 2015

The beauty of the plants is we can begin our herbal and wild foraging study by right now, going outside to our front, side and back yards. Take the children…

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Green Nations Gathering

By Tammi / July 2, 2014

Hey friends, this is a lovely gathering for both men and women. What a great way to spend the Fall Equinox. September 19-21, 2014 At Frost Valley YMCA Camp in…

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Seeds for Thought

By Tammi / June 10, 2014

By, Kris The 4th Annual Herbal Hoedown was wonderful! Held at 6 Circles Farm in Lodi, it was bursting with plant-loving people, teachers, delicious food and medicines. If you haven’t…

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Sunshine Dandelion Mead

By Tammi / May 27, 2014

Sunshine Dandelion Mead It’s been fourteen years since I first picked up Stephen Buhner’s, Sacred and Herbal Healing Beers: The Secrets of Ancient Fermentation.  His permitting ways allowed me to…

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Nettles!

By Tammi / April 30, 2014

Nettles! Urtica dioica for the Latin lovers.  Welcome Spring! Welcome readers! Welcome to the wonderful world of Nettles! It’s been a looooonnnnngggg cold winter and now is the time to…

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