Can Herbal Medicine Heal the World?

Can Herbal Medicine Heal the World?

Posted by Nathan on 14th Dec 2015

Herbalism has made a resurgence in North America over the past three decades or so. However, it has done so in a way that has stripped away much of the power, beauty, and wisdom. Plugging directly i … read more

3 Common Herbs for Winter Health

Posted by Nathan on 9th Nov 2015

Oh November. A time of diminishing sunlight, falling leaves, and increasing susceptibility to the common cold and flu. As we move into late autumn, it’s a good time to think about ways to support yo … read more

California Herbal Dreaming

Posted by Nathan on 27th Aug 2015

Over the summer, I packed my bottles and everything else I owned and moved to California. Among other things, I'm planning on attending a clinical herbal program in the San Francisco Bay area to sharp … read more

Becoming Companions to the Plants

Posted by Nathan on 12th May 2015

I am coming to believe that we have reached the limits of the analytical, logical approach to understanding. More precisely, the limits of relying on it as the sole or even dominant approach.Some ques … read more

The Benefits and Beauty of Red Clover

Posted by Nathan on 22nd Dec 2014

Although it's winter now, imagine it's late spring or early summer. You are hiking out in the countryside, and come across a wide, open field of blossoms. Maybe an old farm field, one where the earth … read more