Body Care Recipe: Tri-Doshic Essential Oil Blend

Our theme continues with the ever-changing and always balancing study of the Doshas. We have learned that nothing is good or bad, but it may be out of balance. For our body care product this month, I wanted to introduce to you an oil blend that serves as a Tri-Doshic. …

Astrology Forecast: August 2017 Total Solar Eclipse

This month we start off with a Full Moon in Aquarius at 11:11 AM on Monday the 7th! SO MAGIC! Praise her and her willingness to serve others and her community! This would be a great week to volunteer with a new organization, make a new friend, or ask yourself …

Ayurveda with Herbalist Amanda Furbee

It is key for us here at THS, to research and understand the many beautifully varying methods and modalities of plant medicine. This allows us the opportunity of opening ourselves to each culture which has utilized herbs for purposes both alike and variant. Elemental principles of earth, wind, air & …

Herbal How To: Choose the Right Beverage for your Dosha

Now don’t get me wrong – there really is no WRONG beverage choice. However, if you know your Ayurvedic Dosha (or the energetic constitution that governs your vitality throughout your life), you can craft beverages that are not only delicious, but help balance you and keep you looking and feeling …

Tea Blend of the Month: Citrus Shine Blend

Fortify your hair, nails, teeth and bones with a dash of citrus! This nourishing tea blend is brimming over with vitamins and minerals such as Iron, Magnesium, Calcium and Silica, a mineral that increases bone density and collagen production. It also helps our bodies absorb more Vitamin C, which is …

Body Care Recipe: Make your own After Sun Soothing Spritzer!

As with all Spritzer blends, they are super fun, quick and easy to make! This natural blend will soothe your skin when you have had just a little too much fun in the sun. Make a batch and give them to all your friends.   After Sun Soothing Spritzer:   …

Astrology Forecast: July 2017 Compassion and Commitment

Half way through the calendar year and it has been a destructive one in many ways. As an individual, a community, a nation, a planet, I am both ashamed of my Country and determined to persist against corrosive tempers and display compassion. The later seems easier this time of year as Summer …

Electric Roots: Rose City Cherry Bomb!

Electric Roots: Herbal Eating with Nicole (insta: @chefnige) Rose City Cherry Bomb! Cooler Hey folks! Summer is here and the sun is blazin’, and I couldn’t be happier about it!  Maybe you’re like me and on those scorchin’ hot days, the last thing you want to do is turn on …

Herbalism and the Stars with Herbalist Amanda Furbee

Have you ever stood under a sky when there is no visible man-made light? The audacity of visible stars is breath taking. It appears as if the stars are so bright and so close that you can reach out and touch one. The stars are another gift of Mother Nature …

Herbal How To: Understand Pain According to Your Sun Sign

Dealing with a migraine? Back pain? Tight calves? Treating these issues may be correlated to your Sun Sign, according to JP Hawthorne from the Portland School of Astrology (http://portlandastrology.org/). Each Astrological Sign rules a different part of the body and this can be very insightful when you or someone you …

Tea Blend of the Month: Orb of Night

Orb of Night is a tea blend created to balance your Moon Constitution. When our Moon self is off kilter, things might feel a little foggy. Clarity on projects and staying grounded and on task may become extra challenging. The array of brightly colorful flowers in this blend balance out …

How Foods Heal- Using Plants and Acupuncture with Ben Stanford

Herbs have always been near and dear to my heart and they still are.   By meeting with my regular naturopathic doctor I was taught that a number of plant foods, fruits and spices offer the same healing powers as herbal remedies.   For example I eat celery almost every …

Flea Relief Spray for Dogs!

This very simple blend of essential oils is great for tackling FLEAS! You know all about those little boogers and how hard they are to get rid of once your pup has them. I suggest starting to apply this spray a few weeks before flea season hits your area. Apply …

Astrology Forecast: June 2017 Be Present

Spiraling away from last week’s Gemini New Moon, the first days of June have contained a great deal of momentum and movement for most of us. Gemini season, ruled by Mercury, is all about communication and with the Summer Solstice right around the corner, this is a wonderful time to …

Electric Roots: Blackened Tempeh Steaks with Creamy Collard Slaw

Hey y’all!! Summer is FINALLY here! Ok, not officially for a couple weeks but if I leave without any jackets and it’s still light out at 9pm, we’re close enough right?  Some of my favorite things about this time of year are all the gatherings around the grill, parties in …

Pets and Animal Health with Herbalist Amanda Furbee

The big dreamy eyes, perked up ears, and undeniable love we receive from our animals simply does not compare to any other. As pet owners, we want our animals to have the best quality of life, food, and care around. Whether it’s your favorite shaggy tail dog, Berkeley James (pictured here) …

Minds Meanderings: Poetry by Kelsey Bostwick

.:::catnip trip:::. with this key a delirious door, which lays deeply imbedded in most cats’ genetic codes, unlocks … opening to a surreal space of heightened hallucinogenic play. affecting felines from domesticated cat (creatures) to leopards & lynxes alike, this magical mint manifests much more than mystically amusing meows. through …

Herbal How To: Treat Arthritis, IBS and Tumors for Your Furry Friends

Does your canine companion have weak joints, allergies, kidney disease, dental issues, irritable bowel syndrome or cancerous tumors? As our furry friends age, inflammatory health issues can really start to multiply but there is an amazing herb that you can introduce into their diet that will address ALL of these …

Pet Power Powder Blend

This month, in place of our Tea Blend of the Month, Vicky has created a nutrient rich powder blend to give your pet optimal vitality. Packed with B-complex vitamins, calcium, iron, magnesium, and potassium, . this blend will tone their tissue, improve their digestion, improve their immune function, and shine …

Skin Healing and Scar Reducing Salve

Making a salve can be fun and rewarding. Its really so simple to make! This is my favorite recipe for creating a simple skin healing and scar reducing salve.   Choose what herbs you would like to infuse. Do your research because you may find some that are better suited …

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