Herb Awareness 2012

It's that time of year again. HERB AWARENESS 2012 is happening on Sunday May 27th at Albion Peace Hall from 9 til 4. This annual event is hosted by the Qld Herb Society, for everyone who wants to know more about growing and using herbs. ...

Herbal First Aid Webinar

“During this 90 minute webinar you will learn: Six fun herbal activities you can share with your kids this summer. What to pack in your simple, summer herbal first aid kit. When to use herbs and when to see the doctor. ...

Goodreads Book Giveaway – 5 copies of Homemade Health

Homemade Health - Home remedies your grandmother knew. Simple & effective treaments from the pantry. by Anke Bialas Win one of 5 print copies. Giveaway ends June 01, 2012. See the giveaway details at Goodreads....

Exotic Herbal Body Care Products – A small business making a difference

There is great pride and knowledge to be passed on to the customer who will in return respect the product s much more. When I thought about this respect I also thought about gratitude. The customer’s gratitude for people slogging it out, doing it tough when it would be...

Studying the craft of herbs

There are some great educational resources available if you are interested in learning more about Herb Craft....

NHAA responds to Friends of Science in Medicine

The National Herbalist Association of Australia (NHAA) has finally decided to respond openly to the campaign by Friends of Science in Medicine (FSM) to close University taught complemetary and alternative medicine courses.Here is a media release, an open letter from Leah Hechtman addressing the NHAA's views regarding FSM...

Hildegard Von Bingen

I was studying a German regional cookbook for my other blog last night and stumbled across Hildegard Von Bingen. In a cookbook! In case you are not familiar with this rather cool lady, I'll give you a quick summary of her life.She was a seer and a healer,...

Take this arsenic and see me in the morning

In Victorian times (1937-1001) there was a radical change in healthcare available to the average person on the street. At a time when it was too expensive to seek 'professional' medical help, there was a sudden influx of chemist stores offering medicines and wonder cures amongst their wares....

Herbal Bath Cookies

Forgive me for stealing this post from my other blog, but I think you guys will love the idea and herbal possibilities of this recipe too. Bath cookies! This one tickled my fancy as it combines cooking (well baking), herbs (which I love) and natural skin care (which I also...