Herbs and Health
The essence of smoke is mystical and evocative, and is a fundamental human symbol of higher realms. Read the full article to explore the history, magic, medicine, and many cultural and spiritual aspects of this sacred practice. From Native Indians to Vikings, using Blessing Herbs, Sacred Woods, Magical Resins, Cow Dung, Moxa and much more, you will delve further than the basics of smudging.
Learn about our top 20 herbs and medicinal mushrooms to help fight the common cold & flu this season!
There is mounting evidence that chronic inflammation is the underlying cause of many (if not all) of our most prevalent degenerative diseases, including Heart Disease, Cancer, Diabetes & Alzheimer's. Inflammation is also the cause of much discomfort and pain, from Arthritis & Rheumatism, Asthma, IBS, Chrohn’s disease, menstrual cramps…and the list goes on. This article outlines many natural anti-inflammatory herbs, as well as foods and spices.
Do you love to cut loose at a party? Here are some simple tips on staying nourished, healthy and balanced while you PARTY!
Herbs cannot only increase energy, but they can quickly and effectively alter mood and uplift the spirit in ways that conventional medicines can't.
Would you like to create a ritual for yourself to reconnect with your divine feminine, honour your body, and heal & cleanse your reproductive system? Women around the globe are rediscovering the ancient art of Yoni Steaming as a sacred ritual and healing practice. This herbal tradition has been passed on from woman to woman for hundreds of years, and practiced in many cultures around the world.
One of the things the we are most passionate about here at the Happy Herb Company is how we can use herbs to increase mood, energy, relaxation and good vibes. In other words…herbs for partying! This article covers our favourites.
In celebration of hemp foods being legalised, we’ve put together this blog to get you inspired about why and how to include hemp in your diet.
Propolis has been used medicinally for centuries, and science is finally catching up. It has been found to have antibacterial, antiviral, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, anaesthetic, antioxidant, and anti-tumour actions. Read on for our favourite uses for this amazing bee product.
Wouldn’t we all love to be at our best at all times - strong, healthy, energised, inspired, stress-free, focused & centred in our hearts! Unfortunately, it’s not always so easy to live in our highest self physically, emotionally & spiritually. On the physical level, herbs can help us deal with the stress of modern living, cleanse the body of toxins, keep our immune systems strong and even boost our meditation practice, helping us remain centred & focused.
Did you know that the skin is our largest organ of detoxification?! We all know that a healthy liver is critical for eliminating toxins from our body, so it’s easy to understand that if the liver is sluggish it can lead to skin problems. On the flip side, it’s also easy to understand why loving your liver can help your skin glow!
The medications available from Nature are very diverse and many of them are very powerful, especially when used under the direction of a experienced herbal healer. Nature, by design - has provided us with medicines that work through harmony, balance and integration to remedy not only symptoms, but the cause of diseases also. I am calling this the 'Gentle Power of Herbs'. There is a wisdom passed down from our ancestors that teaches us about the 'Power of the Gentle'.
This banging blog series will be about how to transition into Herbal Elixirs and how they will change your life in a really positive way. I will offer tips on how to work through addictions, temptations and fears based around transforming into the new you! I will also give you Herbal Elixir recipes so you can make them at home or for festivals and parties
Herbs can play a significant role in helping maintain digestive health - from easing digestive upset, soothing colic and gas pain, assisting digestion of proteins, promoting good gut flora, soothing inflammation and healing the gut lining.
The definition of responsibility is: “the state or fact of being answerable, or accountable for something within one's power, control, or management.”
This can be socially, energetically, mentally, health wise and sexually just to name a few. Every action or thought that stems from us we need to be accountable for. The whole look before you leap proverb is a very good illustrative of this as if you just leap into the unknown without having some intention behind it or some personal accountability, you could be leaping in to a whole pool of whoop ass to your personal wellbeing and that of others.