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Herbs for Anger and Rage

Content warning – references to suicide, self-harm, state violence, imprisonment, cancer Yesterday was a hard day. Back to back calls from friends in prison. News that one of my closest friends, Taylor, had slashed his face open and tried…

Blog Plant Allies

Nettle Plant Profile

Please note these plant profiles are a work in progress. I will always be adding to them as I keep learning about the amazing world of plant medicine. Botanical Overview Latin name:¬†Urtica dioica Plant family: Urticaceae Identification: Broad oval…

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Chickweed Plant Profile

Please note these plant profiles are a work in progress. I will always be adding to them as I keep learning about the amazing world of plant medicine. Botanical Overview Latin name:¬†Stellaria media Plant family: Caryophyllaceae Identification: Small, white,…

Blog Call-outs for Solidarity

Support BIPOC herbal education

I just wanted to share a call-out for folks to donate towards BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour) herbal education organised by Seed, Root and Bloom who describe themselves as “a hood collective gathering to weave healing + justice…

Becoming a herbalist Blog

Solidarity Apothecary 2019 Goals

I’m an absolute sucker for goal setting (for any astrology nerds, I have four planets in capricorn, ha!). For years I have been learning herbalism in such an informal way, which has been super powerful. I have followed my…

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Dandelion Plant Profile

Please note these plant profiles are a work in progress. I will always be adding to them as I keep learning about the amazing world of plant medicine. Botanical Overview Latin name: Taraxacum officinale Plant family: Asteraceae Identification: Dandelions…

Blog Call-outs for Solidarity

Support Remedies Without Borders/Remedios Sin Fronteras!

Just wanted to share a call-out from Dana Woodruff at Dandelioness Herbals: http://dandelionessherbals.blogspot.com/2018/11/support-remedies-without.html Remedies Without Borders/Remedios Sin Fronteras is an herbal medicine-making project supplying humanitarian aid organizations with salves, lip balms, foot powders, and other remedies for those on…