Big Changes for the School

October 20, 2015 by Micah  
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As we come upon the end of another School session, we’ve been talking about what has worked in the School, and what needs changing and adjusting. As with all of life, constant evolution is the rule in our business and School, and so we will be making some changes going forward.
This [...]

Autumn Sale : Turning Inward (ended 3/13/16)

October 19, 2015 by Micah  
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Note that this sale has expired; we’re leaving the post up so that the information about these Spagyrics is available. To see what’s currently on sale, click here.
All around us we see the signs [...]

Adventures in Sourcing : Antler Reishi

October 19, 2015 by Micah  
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Years ago we went on a quest. We had heard about an amazing medicinal mushroom that we wanted to work with, and this being the pre-internet days, we had to hit the pavement in person to find it.
All over San Francisco Chinatown we went, asking at every herb shop we came to. The answer was [...]

New Spagyric : Jatamansi

October 19, 2015 by Micah  
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Our newest Spagyric is an Alchymical Initiatic of Jatamansi, Nardostachys jatamansi, also known as Spikenard. This Himalayan relative of Valerian has a calming, quieting energy, but acts in a more balanced and less dulling way than its European cousin.
Another of its names, muskroot, describes the intense earthy scent of its root oil, revered for millennia [...]