This course is for you if you are a homesteader or homestead wanna be! It's for urban dwellers and rural farmers a like, crafters and collectors who dream of shelves of bottles & jars filled with herbs and potions, alchemy and magic. It's for the stay at home mom who who wants to nourish her family, It's for the busy professional who wants to get creative in the kitchen, It's for the young couple looking to adopt a more sustainable lifestyle? It's for the life long student curious to try something new... It's for anyone who wants to add a little colour and creativity to your kitchen! Anyone who has secretly wanted to be a kitchen witch! and tend to the needs of their family and friends!
Growing your own medicine & Learning to create your own herbal medicines at home is both empowering and eye-opening. Herbs are magical but preparing and using them doesn't have to be mystical. These are recipes you will use again and again! eventually you'll make them your own and pass them down in a family recipe grimroire!
Here's what you get:
Module 1: Water-based Medicines
Module 2: Honey-based Medicines
Module 3: Vinegar-based Medicines
Module 4: Oil-based Medicines
Module 5: Review & Wildcrafting
Module 6: First Aid
Module 7: Alchoho lbased Medicines
Module 8: Glycerine-based Medicines
Module 9: Raw Herbal Cookies & Adaptogens
Module 10: Liniments (Topical Remedies)
Module 11: Herbal Powders
Module12: Condiments and Carminatives
Bonus 13 : Creating a Personal 12 Month Protocol
Other areas of study include!
- Equipment needed for creating herbal preparations
- Choosing the appropriate form of the remedy
- Understanding interactions of plant phytochemicals to make better medicine
- Recognizing and assessing the quality of dried herbs
- The importance of effective record keeping
- Herbal Terminology and definitions
- Learn to make your own body care products
- How to Grow (your own) Medicines
- The importance of the Elements (Earth, Water, Fire, Air) in herbalism.
By the end of the course each student will have completed a basic Material Media on the following herbs
* Arnica * Burdock * Cinnamon * Calendula * Comfrey * Chamomile * Dandelion * Echinacea *
Elecampane * Elder * Ginger * Garlic * Goldenrod * Goldenseal * Horseradish * Lavender * Motherwort *
Mullein Leaf * Nettle * Oats * Osha * Purslane * Plantain * Pine * Red Clover * Red Raspberry Leaf * Roses *
Sage * Skullcap * St Johns Wort * Thyme * Turmeric * Tulsi (Holy Basil )* Witchazel * Yarrow
Through out the course you will receive individual mentorship while cultivating plant wisdom and meeting your wise woman within. You will also receive bonus inspirational material, poetry, meditations, recipes and resources to aid you in your study. This is a self paced course in PDF format.
Making your own medicines at home adds opportunity for creativity, beauty, nourishment and richness to an ordinary day, more blessings to be thankful for...as your olfactory senses are stimulated it helps the brain register more happiness!
You can start this 12 module on line program anytime! and work at your own pace though we recommend one module every 2 weeks.
Course fee: Creative, Tasty and Nourishing Medicine Making for the Beginner Student $250
Now 50% off through June 2016
Pay Just $125
Recommended Course Texts:
Making Plant Medicine by Richo Cech
Healing Spices: How to Use 50 Everyday and Exotic Spices to Boost Health and Beat Disease by Bharat B. Aggarwal PhD
"I've taken several correspondence courses and none (are) so fun as this one! Once a week I turn my kitchen into a magical herb apothecary and make all kinds of medicines and potions. This course has reminded me to stop, breathe and take care of my needs! as a stay at home mom of 3 a lesson I needed to learn. My daily routine now includes teas, meditation and plant study! This course helped me introduce my family to a healthy lifestyle that we will be living for many years to come! So much gratitude to the plants and our lifelong friends at Blazing Star Herbal School!" Rena from PA