Slow and Steady Wins the Race

Happy Spring! I hope you are all surviving the pollen surge. I wanted to give an update, so you all don't think I vanished! I am working on another round of edits for Blood for Honor. I've gotten lots of formatting and images for the inside of the book done, and it looks sooo good, [...]

Self-Heal

Self-heal, aka all-heal or heals all, Prunella vulgaris, is a wonderful plant with many medicinal properties, but is underused for the most part in western herbal medicine. This plant is rarely cultivated, but is easily grown from seed or by root division. As a member of the mint family, it can be invasive, but I [...]

Elder Flower/Berry

Elder, Sambucus nigra or S. canadensis, is probably one of the most well known medicinal herbs, even in allopathic medicine. It is a godsend during cold and flu season, and Sambucol, a homeopathic remedy, is highly sought after even by those who know nothing about homeopathy or herbalism. My general area of study deals with [...]