Category Archives: Abigail Ellsworth

5 Ways to Beat This Allergy Season

Well, allergy season is upon us in Northern Michigan! Some of us struggled through the winter, with mold and dust exposures from long hours inside. Others of us had a short reprieve while pollen counts have been low. Still, the weather is changing, and with the warmer temperatures, so comes the increased pollen counts. Fear not! MCHM is here to offer some tips as to how you can beat this allergy season!

Herbal Showcase: Hawthorn

It has been my goal for the last year, to offer a monthly series in which I showcase some of my favorite herbs/botanicals. I hope that I can continue this series, so you can familiarize yourselves with not only the traditional uses of these powerful botanicals, but also get an idea of what you need to watch out for in terms of health contraindications and misinformation.