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How To Preserve Summer Herbs For Winter Survival

How To Preserve Summer Herbs For Winter Survival This is a terrific time of year to gather herbs for winter use. It is easy and fun. Even children can help. Stock up now and you will have the flavors and healing plants of summer this winter. Herbs may be gathered from your garden or from the wild. [...]

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8 Remarkable Uses For Rosemary

8 Remarkable Uses For RosemaryI am a big fan of rosemary. I have several varieties of rosemary plants growing both inside my house and out in my garden. An evergreen shrub-like plant that is native to the Mediterranean, rosemary has a rich, tangy aroma that just connotes a good home-cooked meal to me. Plus, its [...]

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Central Coast Lavender Farm & Apothecary American Made Since 2006

Tell us about your business. Lila Avery Fuson embraces joy, gratitude and faith. In 2005, Lila found herself coping with a diagnosis of MS, Headaches, sleeplessness along with the side effect of medications were robbing her energy. Lila reached for essential [...]

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Labor Day Sale 15% OFF Spa Line & BOGO Buy 2 Healingn Butter get 1 Instant Releif FREE!

Labor Day Sale Starts Now... 15% OFF our entire Spa Line! All Lotions, Wash, Body Oil, Bath Salts and more! Plus we are continuing our BOGO buy 2 Healing Butters get a FREE Instant Relief. OMGosh call me crazy!! I just love making others feel good Ready set SAVE and SHARE!                        [...]

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BOGO Flash sale...

BOGO FLASH SALE starts NOW! BOGO... your favorite two products that I formulated to work in tandem are this weeks BOGO. Buy 2 Healing Butters and get 1 Instant Relief FREE! For two days only... Now that's a good feeling Enjoy! Relieves muscle aches, joint pain and [...]

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Putting the power of lavender in perspective.

Ancient texts tell us that lavender essential oil has been used for medicinal and religious purposes for over 2,500 years. The Egyptians used it for mummification and as a perfume. The Romans used it for bathing, cooking and for scenting the air.And, quite possibly the most famous usage of all, Mary used it to anoint [...]

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The Ancient Roots of Fragrant Medicine A History of Aromatherapy

I'd like to share an amazing article by an amazing professor.  Here is a small piece of the article.  Be sure to click on the link for the full article. A hundred years later the European alchemists of the 15th century, including Paracelsus, continued to perfect the process of distillation and added many new essential oils, [...]

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Sixth Annual Central Coast Lavender Festival

                             The sixth annual Central Coast Lavender Festival will held in the Downtown Paso Robles City Park on July 12, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The free event celebrates the lavender industry–an emerging local product–and features lavender producers from throughout the county, who will serve tastes of lavender cuisine, sampling of lavender oils, dipping sauces, [...]

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Great memories from the Ojai Valley Lavender Festival.

What an amazing festival we had in Ojai Valley last weekend.  It was a beautiful day with so many extraordinary crafts, food, music and lavender.  Thank you to all of our lavender friends who stoped by to say hello and visit for a while.  Our family really enjoyed seeing familiar faces and making new friends.  We [...]

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A bit of this and a dab of that... Blending herbs in the lab is one of my passions.

What a fabulous day in lab today doing what I love, blending and formulating! We are busy as little Bee's as we prepare our lavender goods for the Ojai Valley Lavender Festival that takes place this weekend in beautiful Ojai, California. One of my favorite festivals. We will have some special festival treats for you and [...]

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