Found on Tumblr - not sure who made this. If you know, comment so I can credit them. This now makes me want to construct a portable altar for us - absolutely amazing! EDIT - this was made by zimzim1066 on DeviantArt!
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Creating a small altar in a corner of your home can bring a sense of sacred in to your space. You can create an altar for almost anything - to remember family members, bring more love in to your life, soothe & calm, express gratitude, celebrate good times, attract more joy and much more. The intention behind the creation, the feeling the altar gives you and meaningful objects are the most important considerations.
I love seeing the huge changes from then and now. And I agree, though the vast majority of our pharmaceutical agents are plant derivatives, synthetic and biological products are rapidly gaining ground on the world of botanical medicine. It is not a surprise that most physicians in times past were botanists. In fact one of my undergrad majors was botany...