Wednesday, July 20th, 2011


Forget about the twitter tweek-out! We still had so much fun being on #gardenchat Monday evening with Spirit Horse Herbals. It was a buzz with activity. Typical of all of our herbie events, everyone was so helpful and fun to … Continue reading

Saturday, July 16th, 2011


It’s the peek of Summer and like the singing birds of our gardens, we are all a flurry with the excitement of the soil, the seeds and the surprises of what’s blooming. There’s more to discover, in our own backyards … Continue reading

Monday, July 4th, 2011

Over 500 people entered the Poppy Swap Giveaway through Mountain Rose Herbs. If it was your first time hearing of Essential Herbal Magazine and books, we know you felt a tinge of WOW! Here’s more about Tina and her inspiring … Continue reading

Friday, June 24th, 2011

Calling all plant loving, body care crafting, medicine making, and backyard gardening herb enthusiasts! We are thrilled to introduce a one-of-a-kind herbal marketplace and community to you all. We have teamed up with our herbal kin down at Mountain Rose … Continue reading

Monday, June 20th, 2011

The role of Poppy Swap is to get the word out about all of the amazing ways that people can change their habits and heal their lives by working WITH the planet. Herbalists, are the ultimate stewards. We, as a … Continue reading

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

We are waving the WELCOME WAND!! Our community is so excited to be growing and uniting, that the herbalists of Sacred Earth Friends have offered these welcoming gifts to the first new herbalist to set up their storefront on Poppy … Continue reading

Friday, May 13th, 2011

As I head into 3 days of silent meditation, I can’t think of a better place to suspend us for the weekend. Design and t-shirt by Sacred Earth Organics on Poppy Swap. Nobody can give you what you already have. … Continue reading

Monday, May 9th, 2011

We are on a mission to make Mother (Earth’s) Day a year round event. That means today is a new holiday: its Mother’s Day Monday! In anticipation, of what it takes to have 365 consecutive parties, we are already super … Continue reading

Wednesday, April 6th, 2011

We are so grateful to Yumi Mitsuta and to Heather Nic an Fhleisdeir for organizing this relief effort for our neighbors in Japan. Please read the following information gathered from their facebook page. Location ADDRESS 3-25-10 Minamishinozaki Edogawa 133-0065, Tokyo, … Continue reading

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

Thanks to everyone who submitted a recipe for our contest.  I was sure from the get go that the “nettle  poppy~sicles” would be the winner. The recipe was innovative, sweet and totally shocking and blueberry/nettle combo just sounded right. The … Continue reading