A Symbol of Hope A butterfly lights beside us like a sunbeam. And for a brief moment its glory and beauty belong to our world. But then it flies again. And though we wish it could have stayed… We feel lucky to have seen it. -Author Unknown … More Plan and Plant for the Pollinators
The Simple Heart of Life herb shop (1486 Turkey Farm Road, Bluffs, Illinois), offers hands-on herbal workshops the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month. Our unique herbal projects are geared towards every skill level; from the beginner to the herbal expert. If interested in participating in a workshop, please post a message below, call … More Our Spring 2018 Workshop Schedule Herbal Favorites
Lavender is as versatile as it is beautiful. … More Lavender…
Every January, men and women across the globe make promises to themselves, family and friends about changes they intend to make to better themselves and their lives during the new year. Why not make 2017 the year when you actually keep some (or all) of these promises? Herbs (and our herbal workshops) can help you … More 2017- A Year of Possibilities
Stepping outside yesterday, the wind was howling, snow flurries were sporadically falling and it was difficult to believe that Spring will ever make an appearance. But Spring IS coming and gardeners like me know it is possible to jump-start the growing season while the snow is still falling. Of course I am talking about starting … More Getting a Jump on Spring!