How Herbal Tea Changed My Life

Doug Wolkon, owner of Kauai Farmacy shares his personal healing journey drinking fresh Kauai-grown herbal tea.

Ten years ago my wife Genna and I moved into a rental house in Kilauea, Kauai with our three-year old son. He was running circles around me during the day; and at night, I would fall asleep to his bedtime story. As a competitive high school athlete, I never imagined losing my youthful movements by age 35. I’d spent the last 15 years hecticly traversing the country while working nonstop hours on the phone and computer. Nightly I would “unwind” to steak and wine dinners. The compounded effects were beginning to show. My neck and waist were both inflamed and numb. I desperately needed an interceptor.

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Heal Yo’ Self Antidote

Living in the tropics immersed in the natural elements has its many rewards, life lessons and spiritual awakenings. The more we trust in the balance and the natural order of the world around us, the less we fear. We gain more confidence in our innate ability to become one with the balance within that natural order, and no longer play the victims of circumstance. This has empowered us to trust in the natural laws of nature and in our own ability to self-heal.

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Get Alkaline & Feel More Alive

Alkaline foods protect, strengthen and fortify the human body, spirit and mind. Fruits, veggies, nuts, seeds, spring water and herbs are super-alkalizing and are the facilitators of a healthy PH in the body; enabling self-awareness and the ability to make conscious lifestyle choices to further propel the body’s systems into a state of balance and equilibrium.

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I’ll Have What She’s Having

Kauai farmacy tea lanai customers

ONE WOMAN’S TESTIMONIAL

SIX MONTHS LATER

With countless individuals visiting our boutique, herb farm daily, it is always a wonder what resonates most with them after they move on from their visit here.

A wooden sign situated on the gate exiting our farm reads “A Hui Hou Kākou”. In Hawaiian this means, “until we meet again”. What a gift it would be to meet all our visitors again after they have had a chance to use our herbs for a stretch of time;  finding out how the gardens impacted them, and gaining insight into how the herbs are performing for them as they progress on their own unique healing journeys.

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Our Seasonal Small Batch Offering

Go with the flow. This has been an age-old testament to flexibility and willpower when it comes to quenching our fabricated expectations. We are conditioned to believe that everything we eat, the electricity we consume, the material items we purchase, the place that we call home, and even the very relationships we engage in will be ever-lasting. In our most comfortable state, we are tempted to believe that these things will always be readily available as the calendar of life carries on.

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