The Best Things I Did For Myself All Week

When I get sick, my first thoughts usually turn to, how can I make this GO AWAY!! NOW!!  But I’m learning through experience that this approach is not always the best way.  It seems the more I push at an illness, the more it pushes back, and the longer I have to deal with it. Read More

Smudging, an Herbal Remedy for the Spirit

Smudging is the ancient practice of burning aromatic herbs to produce a smoke that many believe has spiritually healing and cleansing properties.  In one form or another smudging has been a part of most religious traditions of the world since their beginning. Many people are familiar with incense and candles being used during certain church Read More

Ways to Preserve and Use Garden Sage

Well my vegetable garden flopped again this year, but the good news is that my herbs are doing wonderfully! They really are soooo easy to grow, and they require virtually no maintenance. I can feel Fall in the air here in central Virginia, so I’ve been trimming back the herbs and harvesting their goodness before Read More