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Herbal Medicine

  1. Internal vs. Topical Herbs

    Thus far I have discussed a lot of herbs taken internally, but today I’d like to brush upon the importance of using herbs externally, serving different purposes and captivating other system of the human body.  It is important to distinguish between medicinal herbs and their use because some are strictly used externally and can be dangerous if ingested.  I’ll provide...
  2. Herb of the Day: Marshmallow

    Marshmallow is a plant bearing beautiful blossoms, found in very wet, marshy areas, native to parts of Europe and Asia.  Used as a traditional Greek medicine, marshmallow root has since then flourished in gardens throughout the entire world!  I’d like to focus on marshmallow's medicinal powers as a healing mucilage that lies within its roots.  The leaves, flowers and syrup are highly medicinal as...
  3. Rare/Endangered Herbs and their Substitutes

    Interest in herbal medicine has seen an overall increase in locations all throughout the world, a wonderful trend during modern times.  Unfortunately, this is also paired with increased destruction of habitat, over harvesting and large commercial grows, which pushes some medicinal herbs onto the rare or endangered species list.  What can we do to help protect these medicinal plants that...
  4. Colorado Growing

    As some of you may know, we are a small Colorado based company with a love and passion for herbs and natural health.  When it comes to Colorado growing, there are different challenges that one might face, like in all climates- challenges arise; which make reaping the benefits worth all of the efforts!  Carefully choosing plants that tolerate this soil...
  5. Sale, 10% off all Herbal Tinctures and Essential Oils by Doterra

    Today through Monday get 10% off all Herbal Tinctures and Essential Oils by Doterra.  These are great products and can be very beneficial to your overall health.  The sale applies to the Herbal Medicine cabinets as well.
  6. Herbal Extraction Techniques

    There are numerous methods for extracting medicinal constituents from our herbs.  Depending on whether it’s a flower and herb, or root or seed, there are particular methods that are better than others to be used for extraction.  In attempts to capture certain essences or different energetics, some extractions are done throughout the night and others during the light of day. ...
  7. Herbs in the Kitchen

    There are a handful of herbs that every cook should use; the list goes on and on!  What would cooking be like without fresh herbs?  If fresh herbs aren’t available, try herbs are the second best option.  Sometimes only a hint of herbal taste does the trick, other times handfuls of fresh greens are needed.  Although it was difficult for...
  8. Preparation for NutriCafe

    Several people have inquired lately as to the method of perparation for our NutriCafe organic coffees.  There are many ways to prepare coffee and I will try to highlight just a few.  First, since our coffee is organic whole bean coffee you must have a grinder.  For most people an inexpensive grinder from Target or Walmart will suffice, more expensive...
  9. Herb of the Day: Milk Thistle

    Known commonly as a weed, milk thistle has very characteristic white markings on its leaves as well as a big purple flowering head that helps distinguish it amongst other plants.  This lovely perennial grows commonly throughout Europe where it’s native, but today is found growing naturally in California and Australia.  There are numerous reasons to give this herb a try...
  10. Springtime Allergies

    If you’re anything like myself, the turn of the seasons from winter into spring means the beginning of allergy season!  The growth, life, and blossoming of outdoor activities is also paired with itchy eyes, runny nose, and overall congestion.  Thank goodness nature is on our side and also provides us with wonderful natural remedies that are fast acting in bringing...

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