How to be an Environmentally Sustainable Herbalist | Herbal Academy | Here are 4 ways you can be an environmentally sustainable herbalist by being mindful of where plants we use come from and how they are grown.
  ON February 22,2018

How to be an Environmentally Sustainable Herbalist

Herbalists often come to this enchanting practice via a connection to plants and care for the earth. Many will find that the study of plants and their benefits leads to the development of a connection on a deeper level. From this blooms a relationship that often looks beyond what plants can do for us, and…

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Biphasic Formulation 101 | Herbal Academy | Interested in learning more about balancing the menstrual cycle? A biphasic formulation is one way to positively change menstrual symptoms for good.
  ON February 20,2018

Biphasic Formulation 101

Many females simply write off their menstrual symptoms as part of who they are as a female. It’s simply  “that time of the month” again and there’s “nothing I can do about it.” Although we should recognize and respect the menstrual cycle and the patterns we notice within, there are ways to positively change and…

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How to Incorporate Reiki Therapy into Your Holistic Wellness Routine | Herbal Academy | Whether you already have a wellness routine or are looking to create self-care practice, here's how to incorporate Reiki therapy into your life.
  ON February 15,2018

How to Incorporate Reiki Therapy into Your Holistic Wellness Routine

Self-care is essential to our overall health, happiness, and wellbeing. But what comprises a wellness routine, and how can we incorporate Reiki therapy and other alternative approaches into it? Whether you already have an established wellness routine or are looking to create a holistic self-care practice, incorporating Reiki therapy can have wide-reaching positive impacts on…

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8 Podcasts Herbalists Will Want To Listen To | Herbal Academy | Looking to further your herbal journey? We hope you find some time to listen to these herbal podcasts and that they help inspire and educate you!
  ON February 13,2018

8 Podcasts Herbalists Will Want To Listen To

Whether you’re in the car, folding laundry, or hiking in the woods, podcasts are a great way to learn from other experts on a variety of subjects, and herbalism is no exception. Herbal podcasts are an easily accessible source of information on individual herbs, interviews with herbalists of a specific topic, or learning about a…

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How to Make the Perfect Cup of Chai for Your Dosha | Herbal Academy | If you enjoy chai tea, we hope the tips you find in this article will inspire you to make the perfect cup of chai according to your Ayurvedic dosha.
  ON February 08,2018

How to Make the Perfect Cup of Chai for Your Dosha

Forget bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens—chai is one of my favorite things. For me, a great cup of chai is right up there with puppies, autumn leaves, and twinkling Christmas lights. I don’t know if it’s the perfect blend of sweet, warming spices, the creaminess of the milk, or the happy caffeine buzz…

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7 Ways To Use Tulsi Everyday | Herbal Academy | Since tulsi is becoming a more popular herb around the world, we've put together 7 ways you can use tulsi everyday at home.
  ON February 01,2018

7 Ways To Use Tulsi Everyday

There is a reason why “holy basil” is another common name for tulsi (Ocimum sanctum). Hindu culture even considers tulsi to be “The Queen of the Herbs” and a manifestation of the goddess Lakshmi in plant form (Krishna & Amirthalingam, 2014). But why exactly is tulsi considered to be so sacred? With an abundance of…

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Video: How To Make An Herbal Honey | Herbal Academy | If you’re interested in learning how to make your own herbal honey, we’ve made a short video that will walk you through the steps to creating your very own!
  ON January 25,2018

Video: How To Make An Herbal Honey

An herbal honey is one of the tastiest herbal preparations one can make. They require little time to create, and they can be used in many different ways. Plus, they’re full of healthy benefits! An herbal honey can be made using fresh or dried herbs, but keep in mind that if you use fresh herbs,…

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How To Make Jethro Kloss’s Herbal Liniment | Herbal Academy | Are you looking for something for pain, swelling, bruises, headaches, rheumatism, and more? Here's a great recipe for Jethro Kloss's Herbal Liniment!
  ON January 23,2018

How To Make Jethro Kloss’s Herbal Liniment

One of the first herbal books I owned was Back To Eden by Jethro Kloss. It was given to me by a friend who knew I was interested in herbalism and wanted to encourage me to pursue this path. At first, I didn’t realize what a treasure I had been given, but over the years,…

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