Cut bouquets of green plants laid out to dry

Natural Remedies for Summer Time Use

February 7, 2013 • by Julie

Summer time, my favorite time of year. Longer days, warmer nights, days on the beach, vacation time! I remember counting down the last days of school; one day was like a year! Surprisingly, here in San Diego we are enjoying a wonderful June with little gloom, a first in many years.

Fall foliage with far-away mountains

Busy, Busy, Busy

August 30, 2012 • by Julie

Well, here we are again at the start of a new school year and new season. I look forward to Fall, even though here in Southern California the signs are subtle and one must pay close attention to that gentle breeze, change of light and the momentary crispness that is not necessarily a common occurrence […]

Bowls of flowers and herbs with mortar and pestle

What is Homeopathy Anyway?

March 20, 2010 • by Julie

Even though homeopathy has been around some 200 years, there is still a lot of work to be done in educating the general public on what homeopathy is exactly. Some people think that using herbs or simply shopping at their local health food store is homeopathy. That’s not to say that these are bad things, […]