On Kindness & Conferences

The 2014 conference of the American Herbalists Guild is starting today. I’m at Callaway Gardens, GA, and will probably be in the middle of presenting a 4.5 hour intensive on creating a virtual practice when this is posted. Last night, when I was finalizing my notes I started thinking about my first AHG conference in […]

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Best Foods to Bring a New Mom

Being a new mom ain’t easy. I remember back before I had kids. Totally clueless. I think I even committed the deadly sin of going to visit someone with a new baby without bringing anything at all. Note: Never, ever visit a new mom without bringing something to eat. Buy a package of granola bars […]

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October Unprocessed 2014 – Week 1 Menu

October unprocessed 2014 week 1 menu

It’s that time of year again! October Unprocessed is upon us. For those of you who don’t know this is a flexible challenge to reduce or eliminate processed foods for the month. It’s trickier than you may think, even for someone who eats a pretty clean diet. (If you’re new to unprocessed eating, you can […]

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Are the images in your presentation under copyright?

I decided to write this post because I work with a lot of students and practicing herbalists/nutritionists who are unclear on the basic guidelines for using images in presentations. I’ve seen MANY presentations at conferences and in class that pretty clearly violate copyright law. I know that it’s almost always unintentional, so I wanted to […]

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