The Eclectic Herbalists

Popular in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, the "Eclectics" practiced herbal medicine in a time when standard Western practices often included barbaric approaches like blood-letting. Looking at plants and Native American medicine for inspiration, Eclectic physicians approached healing with the perspective of "whatever works" - so long as it did no harm. We … Continue reading The Eclectic Herbalists

Pack Your Crystals When You Head Off to College

Inevitably, every parent will go through the adventure of turning their child loose to the world. For many parents, sending their child off to college is the first time their offspring will be living out from under their guidance and on their own. A lot of responsibility is placed on these teenagers to succeed in … Continue reading Pack Your Crystals When You Head Off to College