Years ago, we were two sisters running an herb shop, and we really enjoyed making or finding things that were different and interesting for our customers. It came in a close second to talking herbs with all of the people who came through our doors.
The first year or two of the magazine, that was the only thing on the website. Then we started putting some books together, and there's Maryanne's soap company, and then all the things we love to mess around with...
Gradually, we've gathered some things that we love. This is just a smattering. There are tons of incenses, soaps, potions, and more. We used to post every time we put something new in the shop, but haven't been doing that lately.
OH! And until midnight Tuesday (Dec 3, 2019) on the west coast, 3 am Weds on the east coast, there's an automatic 10% discount. Sorry, we only ship physical goods within the U.S.
Let me show you around a little!
| We made these as a special request. After spending an inordinate amount of time running around gathering everything needed for the production, and realizing how cool they were, we decided to put a few up on the website. They are Gelatinous Cubes with sets of Polyhedron dice inside. For that D & D player on your list (or you)
|We have 8 different sets that contain things like a bar of soap, a spritz, a lotion bar/solid perfume, and they're packaged in these cool jute bags. On the site, there are pictures of the contents of each set. There's something for almost everyone, and the price is right. LINK
|Blue Butterfly Pea tea is a very interesting brew. It tastes a lot like green tea. It is deep blue, and that color signals anthocyanins and antioxidants. When lemon or lime is added to the tea, it turns vivid (!!!) purple. It's beautiful, fun to drink, and just may have some health benefits. LINK
|This tea blend is something I created one day when I was just miserable. Sad and frustrated, I couldn't get started. Everything seemed like too much. The Yerba Mate has a good bit of caffeine, and the other ingredients are thought to help soothe the heart and send anxiety and the black clouds away. LINK
|This process always fascinated me, to be able to use the sun to create negative prints of things like leaves and flowers. It is just as cool as it seemed it would be. We have some notecards, and some 8" x 8" pieces of cloth, but the t-shirts are really different. Be an artist, conspiring with nature! LINK
|We have quite a few varieties of earrings that are made from very lightweight recycled wood. They are so weightless, it's easy to forget they're even there - if it weren't for everyone commenting on them.
|This gorgeous lama bag is roomy! It can be an everyday purse, or an overnight/weekend bag.
|We grow white sage in order to distill it here on the farm. Some of the resulting essential oil was made into these solid anointing balms in beautiful carved soapstone jars.
|These two pretty and unusual statement pieces are really interesting. The lids are hinged, and they open, revealing a place to put some herbs, a secret note, a small picture, or whatever you'd like.
|These three books are sold separately or together (big savings) and they represent 10 years of the magazine. Those magazines were pulled apart, made into chapters that are more like books themselves, and then carefully indexed. For someone looking for a thousand or so ways to enjoy herbs on the daily, this is the perfect threesome.
|Gift Subscriptions are a breeze! Put your name in the billing section, and the giftee's name and address in the shipping section. We'll send them a card in the mail - so if you'd like us to include any message, put that in the notes. They'll get a delicious buffet of herbal articles, crafts, medicine, and recipes every other month. Heck, get one for yourself!