Is Becoming A Clinical Herbalist In Your Future? | Herbal Academy | Learn about the clinical herbalist — what they are, what they do, and how you can begin your journey with the Herbal Academy!
  ON March 21,2019

Is Becoming A Clinical Herbalist In Your Future?

In our Herbalist Profile Series, we’ve been giving you glimpses into the various types of herbalists we find in the world today. There are dozens and dozens of ways you can use your herbal education for personal enrichment or professional pursuit! So far in our series, we’ve talked about the profiles of a Family Herbalist…

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Herbal Dreamtime: 6 Herbs To Enliven Your Dreamspace | Herbal Academy | If you who have difficulty dreaming or remembering your dreams, here are several herbs to draw from to stimulate dreaming at night.
  ON March 18,2019

Herbal Dreamtime: 6 Herbs To Enliven Your Dreamspace

Dreams are often synonymous with magic, personal achievement, and mystery. Although dreams are commonly disregarded, our dreams (both while awake and asleep) can serve as strong symbols and reference points for our personal journeys. For those of you who might have difficulty dreaming or remembering your dreams, there are a number of tools and herbs…

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Can You Make A Career Out Of Herbalism? | Herbal Academy | If you’re curious to know if an herbal career is right for you, we’ll look at some various ways one can work as an Entrepreneur Herbalist in this course.
  ON March 14,2019

Can You Make A Career Out Of Herbalism?

In our last post, we talked about what a Family Herbalist is and what that could look like in one’s life as an introduction to our Herbalist Profile Series. A Family Herbalist will often stick close to home, applying their herbal knowledge and resourcefulness to good use in order to support their family’s overall wellness….

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How To Use Rose for Grief Support | Herbal Academy | Rose has many uses during states of grief. Learn how rose can soothe the human spirit during grief as well as some simple recipes for use in this post.
  ON March 11,2019

How To Use Rose for Grief Support

I believe that the world was created and approved by love, that it subsists, coheres, and endures by love, and that insofar as it is redeemable, it can be redeemed only by love. –Wendell Berry I’ve been thinking a lot about the briar lately—or more specifically, the rose. I see a need for the actions…

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How To Care For Your Family Naturally As A Family Herbalist | Herbal Academy | There are many ways one can practice as an herbalist—one very popular way is being a Family Herbalist! Learn all about it in this post!
  ON March 07,2019

How To Care For Your Family Naturally As A Family Herbalist

Herbalism comes in many shapes and sizes—there is certainly no one-size-fits-all for how you can practice and explore this lifestyle. There are many ways one can practice as an herbalist—one very popular way is being a Family Herbalist! A Family Herbalist is one who prefers to stay a little closer to home when putting their…

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Tips To Finding Balance In Each Stage of Life | Herbal Academy | Find balance in each stage of life—childhood, the middle years, and the winter years, and ultimately, how to live life to the fullest regardless of your age and stage in this post.
  ON March 04,2019

Tips To Finding Balance In Each Stage of Life

According to Ayurveda, each stage of human life is linked to one of the three doshas: vata, pitta, and kapha (Lad, 2009). In addition, the rhythm of our lives is characterized by cycles such as sleep cycles, the turning of the seasons, and the daily transition from night to day. Each of these cycles plays…

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The Beginner's Guide to Making Money as an Herbal Writer | Herbal Academy | Looking for creative ways to make money from your herbal know-how? If so, here's how to write a great pitch and land a dream assignment as an herbal writer.
  ON February 27,2019

The Beginner’s Guide to Making Money as an Herbal Writer

If you enjoy writing, and you’re looking for creative ways to make money from your herbal know-how, then submitting articles to magazines and reputable online platforms may be a great option for you. For seven years, I worked as the health editor for a well-known sustainable lifestyle magazine. I received dozens of pitches per week…

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How To Cope with Cabin Fever At Winter’s End | Herbal Academy | The last weeks of winter can oftentimes feel the most challenging. Here are some ways to use herbs for coping with cabin fever as winter's end.
  ON February 20,2019

How To Cope with Cabin Fever At Winter’s End

The last weeks of winter can oftentimes feel the most challenging. The initial brisk excitement of winter is behind us and the frigid days seem longer and more bone-chilling than ever. At this point of the season, we can start to feel a little “stir crazy” in anticipation of the warmer spring days ahead when…

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Essential Oil Bath Safety: What To Do & Not Do | Herbal Academy | If a warm bath with essential oils helps you destress at the end of the day, here are some essential oil bath safety tips to keep you safe while you relax.
  ON February 13,2019

Essential Oil Bath Safety: What To Do & Not Do

We are all well aware that the modern American lifestyle is very stressful. When you look up stress management techniques, you will find that a soothing evening bath is frequently on the list. As herbal practitioners, we may use a full, soaking bath, or we may use a smaller version of the bath such as…

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