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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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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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Herbal Sleep Cycling: How To Create Your Own Protocol For Deeper Sleep | Herbal Academy | Discover the nuts and bolts of herbal sleep cycling, herbs you can draw from for deeper sleep, and how to build your own basic herbal sleep cycle protocol in this post.
  ON January 03,2019

Herbal Sleep Cycling: How To Create Your Own Protocol For Deeper Sleep

Cultivating deeper, more restful sleep can be one of the most foundational pieces to rebalance your overall health. But actually achieving deeper rest in the long-term is more complex than simply “knocking yourself out” with the same choice each night. Herbal sleep cycling is a protocol design I incorporate frequently in my clinical practice and…

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5 Lifestyle Hacks for Sound Sleep | Herbal Academy | Wake up more rested, alert, beautiful, and ready to take on the day with these 5 lifestyle hacks for sound sleep. Beauty rest is more than a turn of phrase!
  ON December 19,2018

5 Lifestyle Hacks for Sound Sleep

Beauty rest is more than a turn of phrase. Anyone who has suffered from chronic insomnia or disturbed sleep is well aware of the detrimental effects of sleep deprivation. Lack of sleep not only compromises your outward appearance. It wreaks havoc on your metabolism, mental alertness, emotional balance, and even memory (Albrecht & Ripperger, 2018)….

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