Creating celebrations with meaning

Hello, dear herbal friends! I have a confession to make: a few years ago, Christmas became unbearable to me. All of my youthful anticipation and excitement had been replaced by an unseen heaviness, anxiety, and feeling of hopelessness to provide a magical, meaningful experience for my family and self. This happened at a time when… [Read More]

Share the Christmas Spirit with our Homeless Community this Season

So far HAALo has raised $360 for our Homeless Initiative (first aid kits and Christmas gift baskets), including a generous donation from the Tapestry Network. We are hoping to gift the items below to our immediate homeless community as we mentioned in our Thanksgiving blog post. Donations are accepted at the HAALo Herb Shoppe, 412… [Read More]

Flower Essence Gift Sets

If anyone in your life has started exploring the realm of flower essences, we have practitioner-worthy gift sets ready for wrapping. We can also help you assemble smaller selections if someone’s just beginning to dabble. Included in the photo: FES Complete Professional Kit of Flower Essences: 103 FES Quintessentials, flower essences from North America. Range… [Read More]

Gifts for Nature Lovers

Nature-lovers come in all kinds, so peruse our gift ideas whether the nature lover in your life is more of an outdoorsy hiker or a self-proclaimed lover of nature who resides mostly indoors. Pictured: Botanical notecards by Sierra Sanctuary Living Wild book Wildflowers of Nevada and Placer Counties guide book Leather Medicine Bags by Copper… [Read More]

Gifts for New Moms

She just brought the most precious gift into the world, so what do you give her? For new moms we suggest many self care items so she can feel pampered and cared for from the inside out. Read on for specific gift ideas and for a tip of what not to give a new mom.*… [Read More]

Manly Gifts

Many people are stumped by the idea of “gifts for men,” which is why we suggest thinking about things the man in your life enjoys. We have gift ideas for athletes, backyard barbeque-ers, and musicians. We’ve thrown in some manly self-care items as well… just because he has a tattoo doesn’t mean he won’t enjoy… [Read More]