The New Moon Blog

How to Make a Spring Tonic

How to Make a Spring Tonic

What is an Oxymel? There are many different ways to make an herbal extract. Tinctures, glycerites, infusions, hydrosols and essential oils are some...
Why you Should Support your Local Herbalist

Why you Should Support your Local Herbalist

If you are like many other people these days, you’ve probably hopped onto the Alternative Health bandwagon. Whether you're riding it fully in the b...
On Gut Health and Change

On Gut Health and Change

Gut health, and digestive health, are the foundations of our entire life. We are quite literally made of what we eat. If you were a tree, your guts...
Musings from my Soap Box.

Musings from my Soap Box.

Sometimes I wonder if I was born into the wrong century. A part of me longs for the days of the Healer. Before credentials and PHDs. When the Heale...
What is your Birth Chart?

What is your Birth Chart?

When someone asks you what your sign is, I bet you know exactly what to answer with, whether you believe in Astrology or not. I also bet that whene...
My Problem With Essential Oils...

My Problem With Essential Oils...

I am willing to bet many people who read this post are going to take it personally, or get angered by it, or think it’s a bunch of New Agey nonsens...