Grateful Beyond Words

September 9, 2021

Yes! The Great Goddess, Saraswati, has blessed me.  620 pages and the fourth edition, the last edition, of The Practicing Herbalist indexed, and off to have one print made.  I will have to read it again in a week.  I found this amazing sculpture in Kapa’a Hawaii when visiting my son Gabe and family many […]

Creating Change

August 23, 2021

This weekend I shared William LeSassier’s face, tongue and nails class.  I loved his saying, that the indications of lines, blemishes and colors of the face is a historic record of a person’s life.  We carry our experience for all the world to see.  While teaching to this very intimate group I was able to share many stories […]

Seeing the Horizon: Thoughts from Margi

August 6, 2021

Here I sit writing at the computer. Completing the details, which are never-ending, for the fourth edition of The Practicing Herbalist. I continue to find statements about being an herbalist, sitting with clients, and philosophy of life in general. I am nearing 600 pages, so a lectern may be needed. You can regularly switch out Christa Sinadinos’ The Essential […]

My Best, passing it on.

November 30, 2020

In the seventies, my wonderful parents treated me to a journey through the Yucatan. That was the year those isolated lands opened to outside cultures. As we drove past huts with smoke spiraling mid-cone off the roofs people calmly walked in white cotton clothes with colorful patterns embroidered at hems, loose and comfortable. Eyes would […]

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Shedding Skins

August 18, 2020

We are all shifting after shedded skins flaked off and fell to the Earth. I have missed many actions, places to meet friends for food, friendship, atmosphere, and family of choice. Shedding old patterns inside and out. Intention is everything. Action makes it manifest. In this new era I have learned to ask for help […]

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The Gateway

July 1, 2020

I feel the speeding up, the airplanes have returned, the traffic now heard accompanied by the annoying buzz of weed-whackers out beyond the peace of my gardens.  This year, grounded in my home since March.  Being an Herbal star has fed my soul these past twenty or more years.  Being loved on the road by so many incredible […]

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Responsible Caring

March 15, 2020

In the time of Covid- 19 Until further notice by my town and the world population, all appointments will be on FaceTime or Skype! Contact the office at 781-631-4312 to keep or set up a new appointment. Herbal orders will be wrapped, wiped and shipped or left in the pickup box. In good health, Margi.

Acid Reflux in Practice

January 28, 2020

By: Margi Flint with contributions by Beth Mwano Acid Reflux affects many many people and there’s a common misconception that stomach acid must be low when acid reflux happens. However, most people who come into my practice have low hydrochloric acid, not high. Much of medical literature will talk about high hydrochloric acid, but in […]

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Bringing Yourself to the Practice

November 26, 2019

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Hot Water, My Grandmother’s Only Swear Word

September 13, 2019

Warm food improves digestion Let’s talk about the stomach…and gas. The expulsions of gasses from the body are indicative of fermentation happening.  Fermented foods are really popular, but you don’t want to be one! If you’re fermenting, it means the food is actually bubbling up within you and the gasses need to be expelled.  One of the […]

Bastyr University September 1 – 3

September 4, 2019

B12 deficiency

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Reading The Body – Traditional Western Herbal Medicine Diagnosis

September 4, 2019

Pacific Rim College Victoria BC

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Reading the Body Wildroot Botanicals

September 4, 2019

Face, nail and tongue diagnostics . Bellingham WA

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Moonflower Herb Fest Discount Code

July 18, 2019

Margi Flint will be teaching at the Moonflower Herb Fest on Saturday, November 2rd 2019. Use this special code MF10 to get a 10% discount when you register for the event. Letting the Waters Fall is the Title of her class. How do we honor death, the transformation from Earthbound to the next realm? How […]

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Clinic Dates found on the Classes page.

March 22, 2019
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Years of Practice

October 30, 2018

I have been saving client folders for nearly forty years. The drawers were literally bursting like mushrooms with no wiggle room. It three of us two days to go through every file and shred papers where clients had not visited for over ten years. I was amazed at how many of these people I remembered, […]

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Learning the Lesson of Taking Time for Yourself!

May 2, 2018

After 40 years of working hard and caring for everyone, I AM GOING ON VACATION, and learning how to play. Rosita Avego, Stratton Semmes, and I are meeting in central Paris to wander aimlessly, arm in arm, getting lost, and not caring. Life is good! I will be away from May 5th until the 18th. […]

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Garden Concerts Sundays 2pm – 4pm

May 1, 2018

10 Central Street, Marblehead MA 01945 Donations at the gate for musicians! Herbal tea will be served. BYOB and snacks.       August 12 Debby Larkin Jeff StoutQuintet Gray Sargent Guitar, Marshall Wood Bass (Both home from Tony Bennett Tour) Dave Mattacks Drums Jeff Stout Trumpet Debby Larkin Vocals August 19 Neta Raanan sax […]

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Good Practice

October 26, 2017

As I work less I have time to process where my energies have been directed. Teaching has been a focus since I taught Headstart back in the 60s. As this last big-tons of planning- flights and people and emails and huge preparation approaches I thought to send this email out. “Good rainy morning, Matthew, Stratton […]

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New Online Course from Rosemary Gladstar

October 20, 2017

The Foundations of Herbalism Video Series $75.00 $29.99 Rosemary’s Newest Video Course THE FOUNDATIONS OF HERBALISM An introduction to herbal healing Join Rosemary Gladstar at her home for an introduction to medicinal herbalism. Covering some of the important topics for beginners, Rosemary will guide you through the maze of information on selecting your materia medica, […]

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