Air Travel with Herbs, Essential Oils, and Other Natural Supplements

  Air travel with herbs. Security. Drugs. Suspicion. Ack! Do you need to worry? First, let’s assume the herbs with which you are traveling are legal in the United States, and you are traveling to or within the US. The TSA recently announced and then retracted a statement saying they are not the DEA, that …

7 Basic Tips to Make More of Your Farmer’s Market Experience!

Easy Farmer’s Market Tips   Why do you need farmer’s market tips? Why even go to a farmer’s market? Well, it’s a lot of fun, but there are more serious reasons. There is much concern over food these days. Some folks prefer “conventionally” grown foods, those genetically modified to grow even when doused with herbicide. …

20 Ways to Use Herbs for Health and Well-Being

    “How do I use herbs once I know which ones I want to try?”   The question was asked from one of our small group, most new to herbal remedies. She knew she wanted to use herbs for health, and we’d discussed which she might try. But she didn’t exactly know what to …

5 Tips for Great Farmer’s Market Etiquette

  An outdoor setting and the possible lack of a storefront means the etiquette is different at a farmer’s market than it might be at your average store. You might not even consider some things a courtesy, but they are here! Learn what you can do to be the most considerate shopper, and make the …

5 Tips for Finding Your Perfect Farmer’s Market

  There are lots of reasons to find a favorite farmer’s market. Maybe you just enjoy the camaraderie or gathering with like-minded people. Maybe you’re trying to eat better, and want to know the source of your food. You’re sick of the fights over labeling, and have decided it’s time to take control of what …