ANNE KENNEDY is a writer who specializes in a wide variety of natural health, gardening, and sustainability topics. She has written several books on essential oils and herbal medicine, including The Portable Essential Oils (2016), Essential Oils Natural Remedies (2015), and Essential Oils for Beginners (2013). Self-sufficiency, an active outdoor lifestyle, and a strong focus on the interconnectedness of body, mind, and spirit serve as her inspiration and her cornerstone for healthy living. Anne lives and works from her home on a small organic farm in the mountains of West Virginia. Her favorite essential oil is frankincense.
"Includes 40 pictures of herbs, environments they thrive in, how to preserve them, and their uses. It also gives contraindication of medications they shouldn't be taken with, what not to take during pregnancy, lactation, or various medical conditions."--Charles R.
"I love this book's content. The author has gone to great lengths to provide quality content in terms of recipes for herbal remedies. It is written in an easy to understand and follow manner, therefore very helpful to a beginner like me. It is put in practical terms how we can utilize what we already have: the plants, leaves, and herbs that already surround us."--Erika W.
"The author, Anne Kennedy, has written several popular and successful books that have proven her depth of knowledge of natural living, herbal medicine, tinctures, teas, aromatherapy, essential oil remedies & uses...she knows her stuff and it's more than clear."--Pain Warrior