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What is Mabon and How Can You Celebrate it?

What is Mabon and How Can You Celebrate it?

What is Mabon and How Can You Celebrate it? For those of us in the Northern hemisphere autumn is upon us, days are getting shorter and crops are in final harvest mode! The official start of Autumn is September 22nd but did you know about the week-long celebration...

September’s Birth Flowers

September’s Birth Flowers

September's Birth Flowers What a year, right? Summer is officially on its way out and we are about to welcome in Autumn. September 21st is the official start of Autumn which brings us closer to shorter days with longer nights, cooler evenings, and final blooms of...

September 2020 Sales

September 2020 Sales

Are you ready for the first day of Autumn?! How about the first day of September Sales? Wow, did this year fly by! Summer parties are winding down, days are getting shorter, and crops are making their final hurrah! Can you believe we are already gearing up for the...

Learn about the August Birth Flower!

Learn about the August Birth Flower!

August Birth Flower Have you seen the flowers this summer? Aren't they amazing? Did you happen to see the August birth flowers? They are the Gladiolus and Poppy. For our logos this month we picked the Poppy August birth flower because of how bright they can be and we...

Celebrating Lughnasa & Lammas

Celebrating Lughnasa & Lammas

Celebrating Lughnasa & Lammas Happy Lughnasa/Lammas everyone! Today is the day we start to celebrate the Harvest season!! Celebrated on the first of August or the halfway point between the Summer Solstice and Autumn Solstice, Lughnasadh or Lughnasa marks the...

2020 August Sales

2020 August Sales

Welcome to harvest season, peeps!! What an interesting summer it has been, no concerts, no late nights out on the town, and no international travel! We sincerely hope that everyone has been playing it safe and enjoying their time at home with friends and family....

Support The American Kratom Association!

Help Keep Kratom Legal!! Big PhRMA has recently unleashed their attack dogs on kratom in several key states. If they win, it will open the floodgates to a nationwide kratom ban. Become a supporter and help fight anti-kratom lobbyists to keep kratom legal.