An Herbalist’s Dream Cabinet

This Herbal Medicine Making Cabinet was made by local woodworker, Gene. He has made this cabinet out of local cedar with touches of historic wood. On the southeast corner of Pine and Commercial streets in Nevada City, California stood a building that burned in 2002. It housed Friar Tuck’s Restaurants for many years. Upstairs was… [Read More]

Facebook Giveaway! Win an Essential Oil Diffuser from Floracopeia

HAALo wants to help you bring in the light and start the year off right with a Floracopeia Illumamist Diffuser. We love this diffuser, it is practically silent and has beautiful design. The Illumamist ultrasonic diffuser disperses water and essential oils by converting them into microdroplets, thereby allowing the body to better absorb and utilize… [Read More]

An Interview with Amber Magnolia Hill

Herbal Energetics is a 5 month intensive with internationally known teacher and author of The Earth Wise Herbal, A complete guide to Old World Medicinal Plants, Matthew Wood. Students taking the course will expand their knowledge of herbs by understanding how to balance the energetics of herbs and tissue states. We sat down with AmberMagnolia Hill to… [Read More]

An Interview with Cassandra Crow

Earth Wisdom is a 9 month apprenticeship with medicine woman, Marza Millar. Students taking the course journey into indigenous earth medicine and vibrational healing. We sat down with local budding herbalist and owner of Electric Love Company, an online vintage shop, Cassandra, to ask her about her experience taking the Earth Wisdom apprenticeship. Q: A… [Read More]

At Home: Kristen Timchak

Kristen’s Nevada County home is nestled at the top a hill and reminded us how vast this county is. Her animals roam freely on the property and were the first to run up and greet us as we arrived. As we walked around her home we took every chance we could get to take in… [Read More]

3 Ways: Hawthorn

Hawthorn berry is great for promoting the health of the circulatory system, can steady your rhythm and strengthen the heart! If you are facing hardships in relationships and love keep Hawthorn close to support the transitions. Just getting familiar with Hawthorn? Stuck on how to use it? Here are 3 ways to bring Hawthorn berry into… [Read More]