Backyard Herbalism Classes

Join us for one of these fun and very hands-on sessions.  All classes will be held outdoors at Two Frog Home. We’ll spend some time walking around, looking at gardens, gathering herbs and ‘weeds’, followed by discussion, snacks, and hands-on work on the porch. Dress appropriately for the weather. 

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Registration for each class is $50 per student and includes plenty of samples to take home, snacks to munch on in class, and a wire bound booklet full of class notes and recipes for reference after class.

Class size is limited to 6, for a more detailed learning and interactive experience. 

Herbal Cookery 

Make the most of your garden’s fresh herbs and yards weeds to feed your family through the summer and preserve that abundance for the winter with this Herbal Cookery class!

We will focus on bringing herbs into the kitchen for everyday and inspired cooking. In this class, 

  • Preserve herbs with salt, sugar, & honey
  • Make cordials and extracts for drinking & baking
  • Mix up sauces for fresh use and discuss preservation methods
  • Discuss drying of herbs
  • Sample baked goods using fresh herbs (recipes provided in take home booklet)

lavender sugar

Backyard Medicine

Learn how to use garden fresh herbs and lawn ‘weeds’ to create healing concoctions for your home and family with this Backyard Medicine class!*

We will focus on simple healing herbs and medicines in this class, in which we will make:

  • Syrups
  • Tinctures
  • Lip Balm
  • Healing Salves
  • Teas
  • Infused Oils

*This class is not intended to diagnose or treat any illness. As always consult a trained medical professional.

lip balm tin

Pre-registration for class is required and is non-refundable in order to limit size and have enough supplies on hand.