Strawberry Basil Infusion: A Last Taste of Summer | Herbal Academy | Enjoy the last taste of summer with this delicious and simple Strawberry Basil Infusion. It's a perfect fit for those final days of summer!
  ON August 15,2018

Strawberry Basil Infusion: A Last Taste of Summer

Who says tea always needs to be sipped hot? Infusions, like the one below, are a great way to rejuvenate your body after a hot day in the sun while also imparting the flavors and benefits of these hydrating summer edibles! August is a busy time of the year! Harvests are gathered and prepared for…

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  ON August 10,2018

Ayurvedic Guide to Building Digestive Power

If you consult with an Ayurvedic practitioner, don’t be surprised if she asks you a hundred and one questions about the state of your digestive system—no matter what brought you into her office! Regardless of where your ailments manifest, Ayurveda places incredible emphasis on the state of digestion, also known as agni. According to the…

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8 Best Herbs for Seasonal Lethargy & Fatigue | Herbal Academy | Does seasonal lethargy & fatigue have you down? There's no better time than summer to turn to herbs that can cool us down and help re-energize the body.
  ON August 08,2018

8 Best Herbs For Seasonal Lethargy & Fatigue

With the summer heat waves starting to set in, there is no better time to turn to herbs that can cool us down and help re-energize the body for all of our hot weather adventures! During the hot months of summer, we can accumulate excess heat in the body, resulting in symptoms such as hot…

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Urban Farming in Nashville, Tennessee: A Family Lineage | Herbal Academy | We fancy farmers, and we know you do too. Learn how one Nashville farmer is using urban farming to inspire others in healthy living while continuing her family legacy.
  ON August 03,2018

Urban Farming in Nashville, Tennessee: A Family Lineage

If you find yourself in Nashville enjoying one of its hippest neighborhoods, East Nashville, you may stumble upon an unexpected, yet welcome, attraction: Double N Urban Farm, home to Stomping Ground Herbals. Amidst this growing city that draws new inhabitants estimated at close to 100 people a day (Reicher, 2018), Nashville native, Nicole Mattingly, runs…

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5 Herbal Lifestyle Books To Read This Year | Herbal Academy | If incorporating herbalism into your lifestyle is appealing to you, here are 5 of our favorite herbal lifestyle books to help you get started!
  ON August 01,2018

5 Herbal Lifestyle Books To Read This Year

There are many paths to herbalism. Some of us may have had a more direct path stemming from a pure interest in botany, foraging, or making herbal preparations. Others, in efforts to nourish our bodies with more natural, simple ingredients, may have stumbled across the herbal approach as a happy accident. As our understanding of…

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Turmeric Lemonade: Health Benefits & How To Make It | Herbal Academy | If you’re looking for a refreshing drink for summer, look no further than this turmeric lemonade recipe. It tastes great, and it's good for your health!
  ON July 27,2018

Turmeric Lemonade: Health Benefits & How To Make It

There is something so beautifully simple about using herbs and roots to live a healthy life. The familiar adage, eat the rainbow is apropos –  it is not hard to imagine the health benefits of ground beet root powder with its bright red color or the beautiful blue-green shade of the superfood spirulina. Turmeric is…

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How To Make Framed Botanicals to Decorate Your Home | Herbal Academy | Bring plants into your home in a whole new way by decorating your walls with framed botanicals. Get the steps and details here.
  ON July 16,2018

How To Make Framed Botanicals to Decorate Your Home

Framed botanicals in your home can conjure up memories of summer’s floral bounty, even in the depths of winter. Try framing a collection of wellness supporting herbs to serve as a decorative herbarium or frame culinary herbs to hang in the kitchen or give as a gift to a food-loving friend. Framed botanicals can also serve…

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5 Places To Sell Herbal Products | Herbal Academy | Does selling herbal products intimidate you, or do you simply not know where to start? Here's 5 outlets you can use to sell herbal products successfully!
  ON July 12,2018

5 Best Places to Sell Herbal Products

One of the biggest questions facing an entrepreneur is, “How do I make money?” The key difference between being a hobbyist and an entrepreneur is just that: money. If you are an herbalist, you most likely didn’t get into this line of work for money; you came into this field with a passion for plants,…

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