Melissa Borer is a practicing herbalist working in the vitalist tradition located in Duluth, Minnesota. Melissa homesteads a 10 acre farm where she grows herbs for her practice and product line Lily n' Sway. A passion for both plants and a simpler way of life led her to herbalism. She attended school in Portland, Oregon at The School of Traditional Western Herbalism (now called Vital Ways) and finished in 2017 at The Colorado School of Clinical Herbalism in Boulder, Colorado. She believes in honoring our uniqueness and supporting individuals to find their most vital selves. When Melissa isn't making medicine she is a mother, an artist, and a lover of all things wild.