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Herbalism for the Zombie Apocalypse

Quick Facts: Burdock

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Gardening and Harvesting

Garden by Constitution: Planting for Your Family

Gardens, like diet and exercise, are all highly individual. They need to be. What's worked so well for my friend, Master Gardener Sue Sierralupe, for instance, seems to fail miserably for me even though her techniques are proven and so many of them are super easy. Why? Because she gardens in a way that matches her personality, physicality, and energy. She's naturally matched her garden to her constitution, and it works brilliantly!

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Spring Cleaning: Shift Your Life and Grow

Whether spring cleaning is a part of your regular routine or not, sometimes it just makes sense to take the time for a little clearing. Clearing is about shifting the energy of your home and your mind...

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Bug Bane Spray: Natural Mosquito Repellent with Essential Oils

Summer is mosquito season in my neck of the woods. All of Oregon's standing water during breeding season gives the nasty little buggers plenty of spaces to raise their families. The oil in this formula serves two purposes: it allows the essential oils a chance to linger on the skin and brings in the healing powers of calendula as an anti-immflammatory for existing bites. You may spray this formula on your skin after the mosquitoes have gone to bed to ease the itching from the spots they got to before you pulled out the herbs.

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