Results for Category: There Is A Season

9 Summer Herbs To Forage This Year | Herbal Academy | Looking for summer herbs to forage for? Here are 9 herbs to find and harvest during the warm summer months.
  ON August 09,2017

9 Summer Herbs To Forage This Year

The “Dog Days” of summer are upon us in the South. The dogs and cats are lazy, the snakes are more prone to bite, the gnats, flies, and mosquitoes are more bothersome than normal, and the poison ivy is thriving. Thankfully, it isn’t all bad. These slow, hot days bring more time for family gatherings,…

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Three Herbs To Support Digestion After A Long Winter | Herbal Academy | Is your body in need of a jump start after a long winter? Here are three herbs to support digestion and give your body the help it needs!
  ON March 13,2017

Three Herbs to Support Digestion After a Long Winter

Human beings are part of the natural environment. We pass through the same natural and seasonal cycles that affect other living beings—animals, plants, and ecosystems. This is reflected in traditional healing systems the world over. Western herbalism has a long history of practices and remedies that are determined by the season, and older systems like…

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Rose Petal and Rhodiola Valentine’s Day Herbal Lollipops | Herbal Academy | Treat yourself to some herbal goodness with these Rose Petal and Rhodiola Valentine’s Day Herbal Lollipops!
  ON February 10,2017

Rose Petal and Rhodiola Valentine’s Day Herbal Lollipops

Although sugar shouldn’t be a regular feature in a healthy diet, homemade candy making can be a delightful way to celebrate Valentine’s Day without the artificial sweeteners and dyes found in typical store-bought candy. Roses, hawthorn, and Rhodiola are the herbs that take center stage for these special Valentine’s Day herbal lollipops, and they bring…

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How To Celebrate The Winter Solstice Like The Ancients | Herbal Academy | The winter solstice is an astronomical event that has been celebrated since ancient times. We have several great ideas to help you celebrate!
  ON December 14,2016

How To Celebrate The Winter Solstice Like The Ancients

The winter solstice is approaching. This year it will be on Wednesday, 21 December 2016 at 4:44 a.m. central time. What is the solstice? It is an astronomical event caused by the tilt of the earth on its axis and its orbit around the sun. The result in the Northern Hemisphere is the longest night…

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23 Gifts For the Aspiring Herbalist | Herbal Academy | Are you scrambling to find the perfect gift for all of your loved ones? We're here to help! Here's a list of 23 gifts for the aspiring herbalist.
  ON December 12,2016

23 Gifts for the Aspiring Herbalist

The holidays are quickly approaching. As we scramble to find the perfect gifts for all of our loved ones, we find ourselves wondering what to buy that plant-crazed friend or relative on the list. Below you’ll find 23 gifts for the aspiring herbalist—many of which are things I’ve both shared and received. May they become…

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