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Misty Fouquet
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Nettles, The Heart Opener
Nettles at Root House 2018  One of my dearest plant allies is Nettles! Most people think of the sting and the burning itch but if we get past that we find it is such an amazing tonic herb for the entire body. It is high in all kinds of minerals like iron, c...
Nettles, The Heart Opener
Nettles, The Heart Opener
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Motherwort, The Lionhearted
 A Chinese Motherwort (Leonurus japonicus) that I had the honor of growing in Sims, NC in 2015. Notice the sharp spikes around the flowers.  In continuing with the theme of summer heart herbs I wanted to talk about Motherwort. The Latin name for the most co...
Motherwort, The Lionhearted
Motherwort, The Lionhearted
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Hawthorn
Hawthorn I have been doing an herb of the week for a local shop, Aries Moon in Lenoir, for almost a year now and thought it might be wonderful to expand the info! Not to mention it would make me use my blog more which has been needed for a while!  I am teac...
Hawthorn
Hawthorn
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Colorful Explosions in the Garden
HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY!!!  My parents flag flying in their yard under the loblolly pines I grew up with. As I was mowing the lawn, I noticed all the colors that the garden is bursting with today! I wanted to share all these beauties with you! If you have so...
Colorful Explosions in the Garden
Colorful Explosions in the Garden
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Garden Therapy and Seeing Fall
I just hacked my garden all up. There is something about garden therapy that is so very healing. When I can control nothing in my life, I can go to the plants and find peace. I ripped down the old passionflower vines that are dying back. The blue flag iris ...
Garden Therapy and Seeing Fall
Garden Therapy and Seeing Fall
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Why I Became An Herbalist (and a 6 month journey to remembering that)
Back in January I came down with the flu and had a few bouts with kidney stones. Due to an unexpected series of events for our family, I didn't care for myself the way I normally would. I ended up in the hospital with no insurance and I want to finally shar...
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Cocoa Dirts aka Adaptogen Pills
When I was learning how to make herbal pills I had an idea that came together deliciously! Made with two of my favorite adaptogens and chocolate so there is a lot to love!  So adaptogens are herbs that help us deal with the stresses of life. Stress from wor...
Cocoa Dirts aka Adaptogen Pills
Cocoa Dirts aka Adaptogen Pills
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I Will Still Be Woman After This......
I wanted this year to start off with a bang. I thought in the form of herbal wonders but I was mistaken. I wanted to post once a month at least here. Then the flu happened, the loss of our dogs, hospitalization with pneumonia, severe kidney infection, and s...
I Will Still Be Woman After This......
I Will Still Be Woman After This......
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New Year, New Direction
Happy New Year!! I am very hopeful about this year! So many amazing things grew out of 2016. It was hard but there were changes I never would have expected. I grew spiritually into places I never thought I would venture into again. Faced my own judgements. ...
New Year, New Direction
New Year, New Direction
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Solsticing with St. John's Wort
St. John's Wort (Hypericum spp.) Making oil of the Herb of Light Anyone who knows me knows my biggest plant ally is St. John's Wort! I still remember the first time I really met this plant. I was on a plant walk with my class at Appalachia School for Holist...
Solsticing with St. John's Wort
Solsticing with St. John's Wort
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