Monthly Archives: March 2021

Sensory Herb Gardens for Special Needs Children

Originally posted on The Herb Society of America Blog:
By Candace Riddle Ever since Beatrix Potter wrote The Tale of Peter Rabbit, children and gardens have had a special friendship. That friendship is even stronger between children with special needs and special gardens called “sensory gardens.”  The difference between a sensory garden and a “regular” garden is the human factor—…

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The Kids Garden Community – KidsGardening

Join a growing community of educators, families, and volunteers bringing the joys of gardening to kids! For years, we’ve been wanting a way to connect YOU with like-minded garden educators and families to learn, share, and grow together. Now we have it! Learn more! The Kids Garden Community is a new FREE online community we’ve created for you in collaboration

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Arnica as a First Aid Medicine

Arnica has a long history of use for injuries wherever it grows. It has a long history of use by Native Americans. Many of the ways it is currently employed are derived from European traditions, where it is still commonly used. Our current usage is very similar to its historical use for injuries. Arnica has historically and traditionally been used

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DIY Recipe of the Month: Herbal Spring Tincture • The Organic Alcohol Company

Organic Alcohol Company (OAC) was founded in 2001 to provide high-proof Organic Alcohol with herbalists in mind. Our founder, an herbalist himself, saw the need to provide an alternative to other conventional ethanols on the market. Focusing on high quality and healthful medicines is still something our whole team values. We regularly purchase products from our local herbalist customers, not

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The Anti-Infectious Medicinal Properties of Propolis | DonnieYance.com

What is Propolis? A resinous material produced by honeybees from plant exudates, propolis is valued in traditional herbal medicine for its immune modulating and anti-microbial effects. The word “propolis” is rooted in the Greek language and means ‘defense for’ (pro) ‘the community’ (polis), which refers to the beehive. Bees use propolis to construct and restore their hives. Propolis forms a

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Coming soon: The Future of Frankincense — Global Frankincense Alliance

GFA-workshop-invite-FINAL2 Monday, March 15th, Wednesday, March 17th, Thursday, March 18th, 2021 1pm – 4pm GMT each day ‘What are the most important questions that need to be answered and actions that need to be taken to ensure the long-term future of Frankincense trees and the communities that harvest them?’ Tell us what yo Source: Coming soon: The Future of Frankincense

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