“I am Dreaming of a Vegan Christmas Feast” is enjoying Seed Shack’s special Christmas menu dine-in/take out on Christmas Eve. For dine-in we have 2 time slots: 12pm-2pm, and 3pm-5pm. We are going to do a community style seating where everyone are sit together in a big table. Take-out starting at 11am till close at 5pm. RSVP by phone/ in person and paid by December 22nd to reserve a spot.

Ring in the New Year at the Olive Mill and join us on Monday, Jan. 1 for our annual New Year’s Day Brunch! BRUNCH: 9AM-5PM – Special Brunch Menu served all day – Mimosas, Bloody Caesars & Brunch Cocktails – Live Music by Notes From Neptune – Games in the Grove Start 2018 off right and join us for Brunch in the grove! Blankets and chairs welcome, please no outside food or beverage. NO RESERVATIONS, Free admission, family & pet friendly!

Free and open to the public, the Arizona Herb Association’s next general meeting will be held on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at approximately 7:00 p.m. at the Maricopa County Cooperative Extension Office, 4341 East Broadway Road, Phoenix. Brittney Sounart Clinical Herbalist and owner of Desert Sage Herbs will present a program on heart health, high cholesterol and atherosclerosis. Come learn some herbal options you can do to support your own heart health. Herb of the Month will be Artemisia abrotanum by AHA member Alan Salas. Bring an herbal snack to share and your own tableware to help us keep “green.”

Become educated on Traditional Indian Medicine, also known as Ayurveda. Learn and experience the Ayurvedic approach to cleansing and healing the body. This interactive workshop will explore Ayurveda, its history and how it is used in the world today. We will then discuss a classic Ayurvedic Kitchari cleanse and how to customize the 4-day cleanse according to your own body type. This cleanse is designed to stimulate and detoxify the lymphatic system while retraining the body to effectively metabolize fat. This awesome 4 hour workshop will cost $45 on or before Wednesday, 12/27, or $55 after, it will also include a delicious kitchari lunch! To sign up, please call Desert Sage Herbs at (480)785-9065.

Create your own Herbal Apothecary The power to heal yourself and care for your family begins with knowing how to prepare your own herbal remedies whenever you need them. Learning about herbs for health is great but having the practical knowledge of what to do with them to turn them into effective medicine is what allows you to make true change in your family. In this class you will learn the processes of making a variety of herbal preparations that will become your personal herbal apothecary. These preparation methods allow you to be prepared for anything and to create a well-stocked herbal apothecary for at-home use. * The art of tincturing * Herbal Syrups * Infusions and Decoctions * Herb-infus…ed oils and salves * Capsule making Saturday January 27, 2018 9:00am – 4:00pm $149.00 – Early Bird pricing of $119 valid through November 30, 2017 What is included in the cost? hands-on instruction Herbal Medicine Maker’s Handbook Herbal recipes and detailed instructions Take-home samples of everything we make in class All supplies and materials for use during class Available Dates: Saturday January 27, 2018 9:00am – 4:00pm Herbal Wisdom Institute 8141 E Florentine Rd. in Prescott Valley Register online or […]

Join Bruzzi Vineyard for a beautiful evening to celebrate the Spring Equinox! This feast will feature components from Arizona and Pleasant Valley in each course and will be accompanied by the finest wines from the Bruzzi Vineyard cellars. Seating is extremely limited so make your reservations today by email to BruzziVineyard@aol.com or via telephone to 928-462-3314. We look forward to sharing this memorable evening with you! Bruzzi Vineyard Spring Equinox Wine Dinner March 23, 2018 6pm Amuse: Arizona Radish with Fresh Butter Appetizer: Beet Bruschetta on House Baked Bread with Local Chèvre  

Summer 2019 we will be having our 1st Annual Lavender Festival featuring local vendors, food, art, and music! Dates are not yet confirmed, however, mid-end of June is expected. Learn More at www.pinelavenderfarm.com