Encounters in gratitude and a chance to listen

by Guido Masé November 19, 2018

Oak Leaf

A long time ago, Anne and I traveled to Ireland. We vagabonded slowly down the west coast from hostel to hostel, over green hills to ragged seaside cliffs, stopping at standing stones and the ruins of circle forts, visiting old-growth forests left intact for hundreds of years. 

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Herbal DIY: Gifting with Intention

by Aisling Badger November 16, 2018

We created some DIY recipes, shared below, and paired them with a few of our favorite products. Gifting with intention has been our theme this year, and it seems especially important these days, as we live in such challenging times.  As herbalists, we love to give herbal gifts, and what better way than to gift something with the idea of good health behind it, made with love, and from your own home. These gifts are unique and are always well loved.

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Soothing Digestive Recipes For The Holidays

by Aisling Badger November 14, 2018

UM Digestive Bitter Chews

Enjoy these two soothing digestive recipes made with Urban Moonshine Bitters this season. Your guests will leave your home well nourished, and comfortable after the holiday feast!

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3 Ways To Tap Into An Herbal Community Near You

by Aisling Badger November 08, 2018

Railyard Apothecary

Studying or practicing herbalism is a vibrant, deeply fulfilling and action-oriented art, and is easily accessible to most people. While there is a wealth of information to be found through online learning and in books, there's something to be said for tapping into the plant community around you.

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5 Ways To Be An Herbalist This Fall

by Aisling Badger October 24, 2018

Urban Moonshine Herbal Medicine Shelf

Autumn is the time to ground down and return to our inward selves. After the ethereal light and abundant days of summer, we start to prepare for the darker days ahead. It’s the best time of year to set intentions, get quiet, create and manifest dreams, and to re-commit to healthy habits...

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Top 6 herbs for your microbiome

by Guido Masé October 23, 2018

When I picture our microbiome, I see great herds like the zebra and wildebeest that populate the savannah: this is what the flora is, really, more than a garden. It's a series of waves of intermingling populations, and instead of the grasses of the savannah, the foundation of their food chain comes from what we eat, along with healthy layer of mucus...

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Healthy Immunity, Using Herbs and Medicinal Mushrooms

by Guido Masé October 12, 2018

There is a long tradition in herbal medicine of using herbs and mushrooms around times of seasonal change, or during travel, to support great immunity and thereby keep the physiology strong and resilient. 

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DIY Immune Broth + Simple Soups

by Aisling Badger October 11, 2018

Urban Moonshine Medicinal Mushroom Broth DIY excerpt

An immune-supporting, nutritive and medicinal broth that's perfect for using in soups or enjoying on its own.

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Root Medicine: An Herbalist’s Guide to Digging Roots

by Aisling Badger October 03, 2018 2 Comments

Autumn is the time of year when plants' energies are focused back into the roots; thus, fall is when the roots’ medicinal qualities are most potent. 

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Learn More About Our Immune Products

by Vicki Kuskowski October 03, 2018

Immune Tonic vs Immune Zoom

Two fantastic immune products for different uses! This chart teaches your more about Immune Tonic and Immune Zoom.

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Apple Cider Vinegar Bitters: New England Practicality, European Wisdom

by Guido Masé September 27, 2018

Cider Vinegar Bitters

New England is rich in apples, and every fall, pressed and fermented into cider, he had access to endless quantities of raw, natural vinegar. Some of the classic uses...

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Detox and Metabolism: Supporting the Liver’s Crucial Role in Health

by Guido Masé September 21, 2018 5 Comments

Healthy Liver Bitters

The liver, a three-pound sponge full of blood that is lodged just around the lower right ribs, is our tireless defender. It daily throws itself in front of a barrage of chemistry...

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