Every year about this time, as spring’s energy begins its upward spiral, folks come into Herbiary ready to cleanse.

“What’s your favorite detox?” they ask, imagining that how to detox involves scrubbing their colon, pumping their gallbladder like a piston, and removing every last toxin from their liver.

(My past-students are eye-rolling. They already know where I am going with this.) read more…