Posts in plant spirit medicine
Nettles: Fire, Mars, & Aries

There’s a common misconception about the relationship between plants and planets, one that disregards the shared connection between the two: a primordial pattern seen within all living beings and that begins with the elements. Fire, earth, air, and water are the fundamental building blocks which create life itself. They are the ancients long before the periodical table of elements and will continue to be here until the end of time. These elements exist not only in the world around us - the plants, the planets, and the animals - but within us as well. 

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Flower Essences and 5 Reasons to Love Them

Flower essences are subtle and vibrational remedies, meaning that they work on the energetic body (mind and heart, feelings and emotions) which, in turn, helps to deepen physical healing - similar to the way our hearts are filled with love from the inhale of a rose's fragrance. They are simple yet profound medicines made from the combination of flowers, water, and sunlight. 

The philosophy of flower essences is that the essence or spirit of a flower can be captured in water infused with the sun’s rays and preserved with alcohol in order to fulfill it’s purpose of healing deep emotional wounds or patterns within the human psyche. The original flower essences were brought to light in the early 1900s by Dr. Edward Bach, an MD upset with the lack of holistic care within the medical industry. 

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