Herb Walks

Here is a taste of the instructors and classes we will have at the gathering! Stay tuned for updates.


Spring Herb Walk:

Learn the medicinal and edible effects of our amazing local spring flowers, move your body, breathe, and reconnect with nature. During this morning walk, you will learn about the folk, medicinal, and culinary uses of native flowering plants that grow in our own backyard. Safe plant id and ethical wildcrafting will be taught, along with easy to make herbal remedies for everyday ailments.


Emily Sanders

Certified Clinical Herbalist, Certified Clinical Nutritionist, Certified Massage Therapist

Emily is a certified plant geek & anatomy freak who loves connecting people with their own personal plant allies and their healer within.  She has been studying holistic health for over 10 years, and currently teaches Nutrition, Anatomy &  Pathology at the Santa Barbara Body Therapy Institute and Medicinal Plant Walks at the Santa Barbara Botanic Gardens.  Emily is the founder of Active Alchemy, where she teaches transformative self-care through massage, nutrition & herbal remedies.  To learn more about healing your own body, or how to make your own herbal medicine, please visit http://www.ActiveAlchemy.com