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

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

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

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

Friday, April 1st, 2011

POPPY SWAP is a new site dedicated to herbalists and to the people who need our products. When you become a “Poppy Swapper” you will have: a selling venue for all four seasons affordable and low-tech website for your business … Continue reading

Saturday, February 5th, 2011

What an incredible week! Sunday morning, Poppyswap was still under the radar, as my delicious muse, my private canvas. All of the creativity that was poured into it’s foundation was itching to manifest. But Sunday morning I was still struggling … Continue reading

Sunday, January 9th, 2011

My home sits is in the fertile cedar and fir rain forest of the northwest. After a summer of wildcrafting mugwort and producing organic moxa for my own acupuncture practice, I became excited to share it with acupuncturists everywhere. The … Continue reading

Tuesday, January 4th, 2011

Judith and Kiki wafting the Mugwort

New Years Eve 2010: I’m excited and excitable. 2010 was an incredible year! I may live in a sanctuary of cedars but with this wild project, the momentum feels like Manhattan. The swap is ready. I have spent all year … Continue reading

Monday, October 4th, 2010

Here’s an article I wrote a while back on the value of herbal medicine. It may explain a bit more about why we do what we do. Much love, Kiki

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

When I hired the folks to host our site I found myself sitting down to write out a mission statement. Though they were friends of the family, I felt like I needed them to FEEL what the heart of this … Continue reading