What's the favorite thing you've ever swapped for?
So many things! Candied Jalapenos, Homemade Vanilla Extract, Calendula Orange Biscuits...
We packed the house at the August Homemade Food & Craft Swap, hosted by THRIVE Sarasota. Tables were piled high with all kinds of fantastic goodies showcasing the many culinary and crafty talents of our homemade swappers.
See you all in October...
**All images courtesy and copyright of Jina Johnson.**
THRIVE offers a unique and personalized approach to wellness, providing opportunities to support your body’s own ability to heal through ancient, time-tested, nature-based therapies from the East and West. Because every person is different, THRIVE offers a wide variety of healing techniques to promote physical, emotional, and energetic balance. Practitioners have extensive training in integrating science-based knowledge and research with traditional therapies, offering the individual a personalized approach to optimal health and a deeper level of healing. THRIVE is committed to creating a healthy community one person at a time!
Dr. Jessica Lipham is a Florida board certified and licensed Acupuncturist and received her naturopathic doctoral degree as well as a master of science in oriental medicine from National College of Naturopathic Medicine in Portland, Oregon. In addition to acupuncture and customized Chinese herbal formulas, her specialties include cleansing and detoxification, anti-aging, age related cognitive decline, life lasting weight loss programs and individualized nutritional consultations.
Dr. Katherine Clements received her doctorate in naturopathic medicine from Bastyr University in Seattle, Washington and retains her license as a naturopathic physician in the state of Oregon, where she is considered a primary care physician. She received her degree in massage therapy from Brenneke School of Massage in Seattle and is a licensed massage therapist in the state of Florida. Dr. Clements has specialized training in homeopathy, chronic fatigue syndrome, counseling, pregnancy massage, autism and ADD, chelation and detoxification.
Six Principles of Naturopathic Medicine
Trust in the body’s inherent wisdom to heal itself.
Identify and Treat the Causes
Look beyond the symptoms to the underlying cause.
Utilize the most natural, least invasive and least toxic therapies.
Doctor as Teacher
Educate patients in the steps to achieving and maintaining health.
Treat the Whole Person
View the body as an integrated whole in all its physical and spiritual dimensions.
Focus on overall health, wellness and disease prevention.
|Homegrown, hand designed flower arrangement by Marcy.|
|Christy spiced it up with pickles and fresh mango salsa.|
|Courtney's BBQ rubs - tasty and oh-so-cute!|
|Unpaper towel sets, napkins, and market & produce bags by Debbie. And organic dog treats too!|
|Tanya's sought-after patchwork aprons and skirts!|
Event recap coming soon....
Get all the event details and register to attend (limited to the first 25 swappers!) via the link below!