Day 3 of my Journey to Quit Smoking πŸ’š

Day 3: September 21st, 2018 11:00 a.m. I just woke up. I had another night of not sleeping well, but at least I didn’t dream. Today my plan is to make some more calming teas so I can drink them throughout the day. I…

Day 2 of my Journey to Quit Smoking πŸ’š

Day 2: September 20th, 2018 12:00 p.m. I just woke up. I didn’t sleep well and my neck hurts. I guess I slept weird while I was having totally strange dreams. I went to bed around 11:00 p.m. and woke up several times throughout…

Day 1 of my Journey to Quit Smoking πŸ’š

Day 1: September 19th, 2018 I woke up and made some coffee. I decided to count how many cigarette butts are in my ashtray from yesterday, before I empty it. There are freaking 31 butts in my ashtray!?! I’m so mad at myself right…

My journey to healthier lungs 🌿

“A while back I told myself that if I ever searched “herbs to help you quit smoking”, that I would know I was ready to start that journey.” In the summer of 1995 I got a job here in our tiny little town. My…

Defining My Path

In September 2016 I began the Entrepreneur Herbal Course through the Herbal Academy, and I will be finishing it soon. It is always bittersweet when I finish one of their courses, but at least I have a lot of notes and sweet memories to…

What is your mission, as an Herbalist? 🌿

I feel that writing down a mission plan and describing the values you plan to implement, in order to achieve this mission, are very important steps for an Herbalist, and for the aspiring Herbalists as well.  In the Entrepreneur Herbal Course I’m taking through…

Just keep working…

I have felt a lot like Dory recently, only I have been working and not swimming. Yesterday I worked on a couple more lip balms and last night I labeled them. I made some vanilla lip balms. My daughters loved these so much that…

Creating my Herb Garden!

Mums and Sage on my front porch. πŸ’š Join me on my journey to create my herb garden! Right now my potted herbs are here, there, and everywhere, but very soon they will be growing wild in my backyard. Do you see that little…

The Blessings of being an Herbalist

I’m so thankful for my supportive husband, he has cheered me on every step of the way. ❀️ I’m so thankful God called upon me to help people. Helping people truly fills my cup and makes my heart happy. I didn’t know exactly how…

Herbs for Kids!

The majority of our learning happens outdoors! When you’re an herbalist who homeschools her children, then you’re bound and determined to teach your children about herbs. I’m not the only one right? πŸ˜‰ My son really enjoys the nature walks we take! As the…