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Online Herbal Fireside Chats

Our Fireside Chats for the 2024/2025 winter season start in November. We are super excited for the lineup this year! In the meantime, our past fireside chats are available as recorded webinars.  With the recorded webinars, you can stop the recording, take notes, go back to hear an interesting nugget, skip ahead as you like. Learn cool things about herbs and healthy lifestyle on your own time, when it’s convenient for you!

Are you ready to deepen your journey into herbal medicine and natural healthcare in a super casual environment? Our live, 1-hour online Herbal Fireside Chats will help you:

🍄  Learn how to heal from leaky gut and adrenal fatigue and get a great night’s sleep

🍄  Explore the wisdom of the elders and the role epigenetics play in our health

🍄  Dive deep into how to gather herbs at the correct time to craft highly effective herbal remedies

🍄  Take charge of your health and well-being!

Teacup and afghan in front of a fireplace

WHERE:

The comfort of your own home. Zoom links will be provided the day before each session.

WHEN:

Every 1st and 3rd Fridays, November through March

TIME:

5:30 – 6:30/7 pm Pacific time.

Some chats get super involved (so much info!) and may go an extra half hour.

COST:

$30 per session

Whether you’re new to herbalism or are more experienced and desire to add to your self-reliant herbal toolbelt, our Herbal Fireside Chats will help you gain greater confidence and find your community of like-minded folks.

Grab a cup of tea and a blanket and join us! 

Topics

Each session will focus on a thought provoking & informative topic:

Herbal Infusions & Decoctions

February 16, 2024

Time: 5:30 pm PST
Location: Zoom Video
Setting: Online
Instructor(s): Suzanne Tabert, Heather Bruno

Do I simmer or steep a particular plant? Which part? for how long? Hot or cold water? Is an herbal infusion different than a decoction? Does it even matter? Oh, yes, it really does! Whether you are new to learning about herbal remedies, need a refresher or want to take your skills to the next level, you will learn about a variety of water based preparations and which process is best suited for the herbs - knowledge that will empower you to craft the most effective remedies!

Epigenetics & Health

March 1, 2024

Time: 5:30 pm PST
Location: Zoom Video
Setting: Online
Instructor(s): Suzanne Tabert, Heather Bruno

Epigenetics is the study of how cells control gene activity without changing the DNA sequence.The foods our mothers and grandmothers ate while pregnant, the stressors they dealt with, the foods they ate, their relationships, perspectives and thoughts, their involvement in nature and environment in the home play a part in our health today. We can become unbound from what we think as genetic predisposition and take charge of our health.

The Real Buzz on Beautifully Infused Medicinal Honeys

March 15, 2024

Time: 5:30 pm PST
Location: Zoom Video
Setting: Online
Instructor(s): Suzanne Tabert, Heather Bruno

It seems so simple...herb + honey, what could go wrong?! Sadly, there is a lot of misinformation out there preventing folks from achieving sweet medicine-making perfection. Properly infused and preserved honeys are dependent on many variables including a basic understanding of how honey actually extracts plant constituents. Find out how, when and why you want to incorporate honey remedies into your herbal apothecary. Let’s get the medicine to the people in ways they’ll enjoy taking, so that healing can occur.

There’s something beautiful that happens when we make commitments – to our health, our growing wisdom and our community. We believe in YOU and are so happy to welcome you in!