Wednesday, June 27th, 2012


Herbs for the summer season of heat and sun! Days spent out on the grass with our bare feet planted directly on the Earth sends incredible summer vibrations to every aspect of our soul! Sipping an cold iced beverage in … Continue reading

Friday, June 22nd, 2012

wild rose

Spring time brings many bright delights to the landscape after the long and damp winter here in the North West. One of these delights is the Wild Rose.  Along both coastline and ridgeline, bushes spring to life with a radiant … Continue reading

Saturday, March 10th, 2012


The days are getting longer, and the anticipation is hard to ignore. Tomorrow we take the BIG LEAP FORWARD! We know that your feet are aching to feel green underneath them again. Nothing sounds better than to run around outside, … Continue reading

Monday, November 28th, 2011


Shopping with small, green businesses adds a bit of extra cheer to every day! So do sales! Here are the current promotions from our herbalists on Poppy Swap. Now until 12/12 Free Shipping from Good4you Use coupon code: freeship22 Now … Continue reading

Sunday, October 16th, 2011

Trust Mom!

Hello! I’m Jen and I’m passionate about Chai.  This is my unique and authentic warming Masala Chai. I have become keen on calling North Star Chai. “It’s Frikkin Star Power Man!!” That has been our tag-line ever since our first customer went … Continue reading

Sunday, October 9th, 2011


Last month, we noticed that there were two herbalists sitting at the top of our “high sellers” list on Poppy Swap. We investigated and found out they had A LOT more in common! For years, these two have been studying … Continue reading

Thursday, October 6th, 2011


Nobody likes to get the flu, and yet, even when we do all the right things to take care of ourselves, sometimes we still get sick. Being sick is bad enought but there is nothing worse than being sick and … Continue reading

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

pie pretty

The fruit is falling, the fruit is falling! Do you have a yard full of ripening stones and seeds? A farmer’s market full of flats? Berries, apples, peaches, plums. It’s the season of sweet and the holidays are right around … Continue reading

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

Shampoo bottles have always bugged me. A few years ago during one especially purifying shower, while staring at one especially annoying plastic bottle, I set a goal to make it my LAST SHAMPOO BOTTLE EVER!!! Who’s with me? I mean, … Continue reading

Friday, March 4th, 2011

St John’s Wort is known as a “heal all.” Great for pain and soothing to the nerves it’s a great choice for massage. This oil has is a first choice for me after a long hike. Everything Blue Turtle Botanicals … Continue reading