Poison Ivy Protection & Remedy

Poison Ivy Protection & Remedy by Elaine Conradi My brother, an avid outdoorsman, has severe reactions to poison ivy.  He has tried everything to prevent it from wearing long sleeves during summer to cleaning every possible thing that could be contaminated.  Nothing has proven effective. Last summer while on...

The Long Journey

The Long Journey by Mary Ferraro All articles written by students are the opinions, research and voice of the student and not Heart of Herbs Herbal School. We encourage our students to explore and grow in their profession.   The journey has been long.  It all started in 1992,...

Historical Use of Fragrance

Historical Use of Fragrance Student Article- Kimberly Klessig All articles written by students are the opinions, research and voice of the student and not Heart of Herbs Herbal School. We encourage our students to explore and grow in their profession. The first documented use of fragrances dates back to...

What are Rituals

What are Rituals? What are Rituals? A ritual is a sequence of activities involving gestures, words, and objects, performed according to set sequences.(en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ritual).  Rituals of various kinds are featured in almost all known human societies, past or present.(www.wikipedia.org/wiki/ritual). What are rituals? There are real benefits to rituals.  Think about...

Chakras

Chakras Chakra also spelled cakra or wheel, the chakras are conceived of as the focal points where psychic forces and bodily functions merge with and interface with each other.  There are six major chakras located roughly long the spinal cord and one located just above the crown of the...