Lauren has a BA in Business Administration with a specialization in finance. Lauren is the creator of Must Love Herbs, an online resource for recipes, Appalachian folkways, and gardening tips. Her family’s roots to the Central Appalachian Region run well over 200 years deep. She connects daily with native plants as well as cultivars in her tea garden and vegetable garden. Lauren works with the community to embrace gardening, herbal folkways, and increasing sustainability through practices passed down to her. Follow along at her Instagram page: @mustloveherbs or her website at: