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

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012


    The Herb Shoppe was opened on September 15th, 2005 in our first location on East Burnside.  In May of 2008 we moved The Shoppe to its current location on Hawthorne Blvd in Portland, OR. They also have another location … Continue reading

Sunday, June 17th, 2012


Learning with Arnica in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains By Kristie Nackord, Spirit Horse Herbals I’ve been walking the Sangre de Cristo Mountains for over 6-years, slowly getting to know the different plant friends and rhythms as the seasons wax … Continue reading

Saturday, March 31st, 2012


The Florida Herb Conference was last weekend. The conference was organized by Emily Ruff of Orenda Herbals and was attended by 300 people who came from all over the Southeast. We were all simply overwhelmed with the level of excitement … Continue reading

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012


Dear Swappers! Many of you tuned in to our 2011 series “Marketing Mondays” on the Poppy Swap forum. It was an 8 week series on designed to help our herbalists focus on their online skills and prepare for the holiday … 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

Sunday, February 19th, 2012


Welcome to our Green Journey! Medicinal Herb Seeds Organically Grown & Small Farm Direct. Favorite Flowers & Unusual Edibles for Home Gardeners. Open pollinated, Public domain Seeds, No GMOs. Green Journey Seeds are organically grown on a small farm nestled … Continue reading

Monday, February 6th, 2012


Something special has sprouted on the internet herbal scene! Its the new Herbal Blog Roll by Rosalee de la Forêt. We love finding herbal enthusiasts! Finding one in our own backyard is a treasure but wait until you see how … Continue reading

Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

lavender drying

Sometimes when things seem so simple and abundant, they get taken for granted. This post is meant to invigorate our appreciation for the beauty and grace that lavender can offer to our lives. Sometimes, there is a VERY good reason … Continue reading