Seaweed 101: What You Need To Know | Herbal Academy | Seaweed can be a nutritive, wellness-promoting, and tasty addition to your herbal formulas, diet, and self-care routine! Read on to learn more!
  ON April 19,2019

Seaweed 101: What You Need To Know And Why You Should Add It Into Your Materia Medica

Although seaweeds are not technically considered “herbs,” these aqueous plants have recently begun to receive attention in the eyes of herbalists for their high nutritive value, wellness-promoting qualities, and distinctly tasty nature. Although a variety of seaweeds have been consumed across the world for thousands of years, only recently have they begun to be referred…

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How To Use Low-Dose Botanicals Like Lobelia Safely | Herbal Academy | Learn what low-dose botanicals are and proper ways to use them safely. We'll look specifically at the herb lobelia (Lobelia inflata).
  ON April 16,2019

How To Use Low-Dose Botanicals Like Lobelia Safely

Plants are complex, and they have profound effects on the human body. Paracelsus said, “What is there that is not poison? All things are poison and nothing is without poison. Solely the dose determines that a thing is not a poison” (Grandjean, 2016). For the herbalist, knowing how to use low-dose botanicals without causing harm…

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Herbal Travel Essentials For The Adventurous Traveler | Herbal Academy | If you're planning on some adventurous travel in the near future, this herbal travel essentials guide will help you find the herbs and preparations to take with you.
  ON April 12,2019

Herbal Travel Essentials For The Adventurous Traveler

World travel can be an expansive and exciting experience. Visiting far off places carries the potential to open up your heart, mind, and point of view. Yet, far-flung travels are indeed better enjoyed by the healthy and robust. Being sick at home isn’t much fun; being sick in a foreign land is even worse. Fortunately,…

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5 Herbs To Support A Body in Pain | Herbal Academy | Herbalist Maria Noël Groves teaches about herbs for pain and how they can come to our assistance during times of need.
  ON April 05,2019

5 Herbs To Support A Body in Pain

Pain is a common symptom of many acute and chronic conditions—one that often leaves us searching for natural solutions to our problems. Thankfully, herbs can assist us during these times, and with the right mindset, herbs can be an effective piece to the pain puzzle. Herbalist Maria Noël Groves has written a new book, Grow…

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How To Honor Herbal Teachers With Your Stories | Herbal Academy | Herbalist Day is April 17th, and one way you can honor herbal teachers is by sharing your stories with the person who touched and inspired you.
  ON April 02,2019

How To Honor Your Herbal Teachers With Your Stories

We couldn’t have herbalism without each other. Through relationship, we learn the art of herbalism—humans sharing with one another, plants teaching us directly, and even animals showing us the way as we observe and learn. This tradition has likely nourished and supported us for as long as humans and plants have coexisted. No matter where…

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Infuse Herbs In Every Part of Your Life As A Hobbyist Herbalist! | Herbal Academy | You might be a hobbyist herbalist if herbalism is a personal endeavor, an escape from the stresses of life, and even an act of self-care. Learn more about the hobbyist herbalist here!
  ON March 28,2019

Infuse Herbs In Every Part of Your Life As A Hobbyist Herbalist

Over the last few weeks, we’ve been talking about the various kinds of herbalists one can become—explaining what they are, things each type of herbalist may do, links to helpful resources and inspiration, and what type of Herbal Academy courses can help each type of herbalist on their journey. Today, we’re talking about the Hobbyist…

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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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