Foraging Spruce Tips
28 May 2020
The easily overlooked arrival of spruce tips in the late Spring has to be one of my favorite times of the year. It marks a time of transition, from early Spring to the richness of late Spring. Trees are finally greening out, the hummingbirds have arrived and the incandescent glow of orange poppies light up sidewalks ...Read more
Colorado Tourism Office has asked visitors to stay away. What does that mean for us?
14 May 2020
Recently, the Colorado Tourism Office has asked visitors to stay away this summer. As a business that recognizes that tourism is an important piece of our economy, we have realized we have to change ...
A Dozen uses for Dandelions
14 May 2020
If you are anything like me, you’ve got a love-hate relationship with Dandelions too. Growing up, I was my father's right hand gal when helping with lawn work. I was taught to have pride in your ya ...
04 May 2020
If you like to ferment, then you almost have to love mead. It can be supremely simple to make, and yet, some of the most dedicated and skilled fermentation specialists spend lifetimes creating compl ...
Preventing and Treating Viral Infections of the Respiratory System with Herbs
08 Mar 2020
Herbs offer effective options for preventing and treating viral infections of the respiratory system. At Homsted, we have assembled a well-researched line of herbal formulations for your consideratio ...