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Hemp Oil Complex for You and Your Best Friend

Hemp oil, CBD oil, and cannabis are some of the buzz words we’re hearing in conversations about our health these days. People are talking about the benefits of these products—not just for them but also their dogs. These benefits include everything from better sleep and less pain to a more positive mood, increased calm, and less […]

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Enjoy the Holidays More with a Few Self Care Tips

In spite of your busy holiday schedule, you’re here taking a break reading about holiday self care tips.  So kudos to you for that!  You’re already doing a great job at self care! There’s so many experiences we want to enjoy this time of year.  Traditions, special holiday dinners and treats, parties, events, gifts, activities.  […]

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Rose hips – October’s Herb of the Month

On my list of herbs that I would never want to run out of, Rose hips is one of the top ones!  Rarely do I let a day pass without having at least one cup of Rose hips tea.  It’s one of my favorite bedtime teas, especially.  Just the amazing health benefits they offer is […]

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11 Tips for Getting Great Results with Herbs

I’m super excited about being a guest blogger now for Standard Process West’s publishing company, Selene River Press.  Please check out my new guest blog post for them by clicking the link below… Click here to continue reading this post, “11 Tips for Getting Great Results with Herbs,” on the Selene River Press Website…   […]

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Astragalus – September’s Herb of the Month

Fall colors and cooler weather have arrived.  I’ve always loved the changing of the seasons.  For me this time of year means seeing how far into the fall months I can keep my pots of flowers outside, starting some fall crochet projects like ponchos and cowls, and trying plenty of new delicious soup recipes.  And […]

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What Seeing the Total Eclipse in Casper, Wyoming Showed Me about Our Need for Wonder and Awe

It was a year ago today that I got to see the total solar eclipse in Casper, Wyoming, definitely one of the most amazing experiences of my life.  But it wasn’t just the awe-inspiring view of being in the zone of totality that has left an impression on me.  It was what I witnessed in […]

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Pineapple Weed – July’s Herb of the Month

An herb that’s always a summer treat for me, pineapple weed brings to mind some very special memories, too.  One of my favorite things to do each summer was to visit my dear friend and herbal mentor Caroline Johnson and do herbal field walks on her ranch and in the forest nearby.  We’d hike the […]

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7 Reasons Why Combining Clinical Herbalism and Conventional Medicine Benefits Doctors, Patients, and the Health Care System

  Crystal Honeycutt, a Registered Herbalist with the American Herbalists Guild, has been practicing as a clinical herbalist and naturopath for 10 years. She also works with health care practitioners such as doctors and therapists to help integrate herbs and healthy lifestyle changes with their patients’ conventional treatments and medications.  She is on the faculty […]

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Health Benefits of Pomegranate

Did you know that many fruits like pomegranate are used as herbs in herbal medicine?  Ayurvedic medicine has been using it for thousands of years to “cool the blood” or to keep heat from impacting and damaging the cardiovascular system. Ayurveda even has a famous saying about pomegranate because it’s used for so many health […]

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My Secret for Accomplishing the Impossible

Have you ever wished you could find that magic bullet that would help you improve your health right away or lose weight quickly?  Or maybe you wish there was a solution for reaching your financial goals immediately or making your business an overnight success?  If you have, you’re definitely not alone!  We’ve all been there. […]

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