Chamomile

As a practicing herbalist, we are told to keep a Materia Medica. It’s basically a book listing your herbs, roots, leaves, bark and all the information pertaining those things broken down into properties, uses, etc. I started mine about two years ago and have been building on it ever since. I grew up with chamomile…

Woodsy Ramblings

Sometimes I wonder why the world feels so crazy! Being a International Studies/Political Science major I’ve begun to listen to the news regularly and in class we are always having discussions about current events and some times it just feels overwhelming. I’m getting side tracked though. Today I was out with pups and I had…

HB

Today is the birthday of someone I cared about for a long time. Sadly, it was recently made very clear to me that this person could no longer be a part of my life no matter how much I had/did care about them. I finally, after more years than I’m happy to admit had to…

Drink the Cold Away

It’s storming over here and not two days ago it was 80 degrees and sunny. Since the weather is being crazy and can’t yet decide if we are in spring or winter, I’ve been regularly drinking my got to sick tea to fight away the cold. It’s nothing fancy…literally just onions, garlic and lemon. Chop…

The Name of the Wind

As you go along with me in this blog, you will learn that I have too many hobbies and interest to keep track of. Reading is on the top of the list and starting last year I finally made a pack with myself that if I start a book, I finish it. My sister is…

Tarot, tarot on the wall

I have always always been extremely interested in Tarot, but something has always kept me from dabbling in them. I had this great fear of having my fortune foretold to me and that it would constantly be in the back of my mind, bothering me, haunting me. It’s interesting to me how many negatives are…

White Willow Surprise!

Welcome! As my blog is titled LiveBreatheBeNature I thought I would start with a post about just that, nature. It wasn’t out in nature that I first started my journey to Herbalism, but actually through nature, in the form of tea. The drinking of dried herbs is where it all began lol I have always…