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Keychain / Kokopelli Information & History

Keychain / Kokopelli Information & History
About the keychain The figure on all of our keychains is called Kokopelli.  He is an ancient and sacred symbol to the Natives of the Southwestern...

Chakra Bracelet (Stones, Meanings & Uses)

Chakra Bracelet (Stones, Meanings & Uses)
  Are they real stones? How can you tell? You might be wondering if the stones we use with our bracelets are real.  YES! 100% natural stones dug ...

Where Does Our Palo Santo Come From?

Where Does Our Palo Santo Come From?
We are very proud to work with a vendor who takes great care in the collection of Palo Santo.  The trade of Palo Santo is highly regulated in Sout...

Where Does Our Sage Come From?

Where Does Our Sage Come From?
  JL Local proudly sources our white sage directly from its natural habitat.  The plants grow on private property owned by a family who has had the...

Detailed Burning Instructions

Detailed Burning Instructions
...before the flame starts to grow.  Never let the sage burn with a full flame for very long.  Sage is supposed to smolder naturally and will stop smoldering after a couple of minutes...

White Sage

White Sage
White sage (Salvia apiana) has been used by Native people for hundreds, even thousands of years.   (Find out exactly where our Sage comes from her...

Recycling Your Plastic Bags

Recycling Your Plastic Bags
You likely won't have to go very far to recycle your plastic bags and we encourage you to find your nearest recycling location specifically for your plastic bags!  

Palo Santo

Palo Santo
Widely used in folk medicine for stomach ache, relieving symptoms of common colds, stress, headaches, anxiety and inflammation, Palo Santo is used in a very similar manner as Native Americans used white sage.  Shaman believe that...

The Complete Guide to Smudging

The Complete Guide to Smudging
The purpose of smudging is to clear negative energy from your space or yourself (in a nutshell).  Cultures all over the world for hundreds and even thousands of years have used sacred herbs and incense to purify themselves, get rid of negative energy, bring good luck, bless and protect and they do this by what’s called smudging.