Ancestral Apothecary

Remembering & restoring folk and indigenous medicine.
Driving by Joshua trees and lots of creosote bush. #roadsideherbs #desertplants #mojave

Driving by Joshua trees and lots of creosote bush. #roadsideherbs #desertplants #mojave

Road trip, Mojave desert.

Road trip, Mojave desert.

Yarrow flower essence that my Herbal Allies class made on Summer Solstice. #floweressences #yarrow #boundaries

Yarrow flower essence that my Herbal Allies class made on Summer Solstice. #floweressences #yarrow #boundaries

Yarrow, I love you. #protection #boundaries

Yarrow, I love you. #protection #boundaries

Ready for business at today’s Herb Fair in Temescal Alley.  Come on by!

Ready for business at today’s Herb Fair in Temescal Alley. Come on by!

I had some very special people yesterday help with medicine making!  #herbalmedicinemaking #madewithlove

I had some very special people yesterday help with medicine making! #herbalmedicinemaking #madewithlove

One of my awesome medicine making helpers.  Getting ready for Saturday’s Herbal medicine fair in Temescal Alley!  #herbalmedicinemaking #oaklandgrownherbals #herbfair

One of my awesome medicine making helpers. Getting ready for Saturday’s Herbal medicine fair in Temescal Alley! #herbalmedicinemaking #oaklandgrownherbals #herbfair

First elderberries on my tree this season.  #herbalimmunity #elderberry

First elderberries on my tree this season. #herbalimmunity #elderberry

Making a flower essence of Ithuriel’s Spur in yesterday’s Herbal Allies class. #floweressences

Making a flower essence of Ithuriel’s Spur in yesterday’s Herbal Allies class. #floweressences

Oregano. #herbalallies

Oregano. #herbalallies