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We're Closed Today, Friday,  March 17, Because of St. Patrick's Day and Peter's Birthday!

Research Review: Which Herb is for What? Traditional Uses & Modern Research

Join Us for Free Lecture with Omar Cruz, Clinical Herbalist and Researcher -  Tuesday, April 4 at Coastal Georgia Center

Learn about 21 of our most popular herbs from the Ayurvedic tradition: Turmeric, Boswellia, Ashwagandha, Bacopa, Bitter Melon, Garcinia, Holy Basil, Tribulus,  and more. The lecture will begin at 7 p.m. at the Coastal Georgia Center, 305 Fahm Street. (That's behind the Vistor Center). Look here to read complete information on lecture and here to read more about Omar Cruz. 

Peter Brodhead, Co-owner of Brighter Day, has this to say about Omar: " You don't want to miss this event! Omar Cruz is one of the finest speakers we have ever brought to Savannah. He is an incredible teacher! You will learn a lot and love the energy and brilliance he brings to his presentation."

Register now at Brighter Day, 1102 Bull Street;  call 912-236-4703; email

Explore 21 Herbs of Ayurveda

We've put together a great handout from in preparation for our lecture on April 4th.  Print it out and bring it with you, to save a bit on note taking.  Learn more about Himalaya USA at their website.

Check Out Plant Princess Enterprises!

You'll enjoy exploring this site---the blog, the virtual notebooks, etc. If you go to her blog, click on "Why Choose the Healing Power of Nature."  She brings together some of the latest research on the health benefits of being in nature - even the smallest activities have a great impact.

Cassandra Lee Nicholson

check out her business, Plant Princess Enterprises
better living through botanical education
visit her virtual notebooks

 You might also want to read this powerful article by Dr. Tori Hudson on the Healing Power of the Forest.

This Organization Connects Plants and People in the Savannah Area

 Have an interest in all things herbal and want to know about local events, trainings and opportunities? This is the organization for you! Learn more about the Georgia Lowcountry Chapter of the American Herbalist Guild

Serendipity on Microgreens!

I had just read Dr. Mercola's article on the benefits of including microgreens and sprouts in your diet.  Later, when I walked into Brighter Day,  I saw a beautiful display of  organic seeds for microgreens and sprouts from Sprout People -  I could not resist and immediately scooped up about 8 varieties. I can't wait for the first harvest so I can put in salads! It was meant to be....a healthier me...

Dr. Low Dog Talks About Common Drugs & Nutrient Deficiencies Here...

March General Store Sales Here

March Vitamin Sales : Page 1, Page 2, Page 3

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Our Promise to You!

Peter and I are still committed to the same principles that guided us when we opened almost 38 years ago: integrity, promotion of healthy living, service to our community and sustainability for our planet.  We will continue to be on the cutting edge of our industry, bringing you new products and new information that will enable you to eat well and be healthy and happy.
                                                          Janie & Peter

What's New at Brighter Day
Visit our library of You Tube videos featuring lectures and videos of top nutritional experts. Brighter Day is dedicated to helping you stay informed about health matters.

A Podcast is the newest technology allowing you to either listen directly off your computer or to transfer the lecture to your I - Pod or any MP3 player. Enter here to a new library of audio lectures on Nutrition, Herbal Medicine and much more !

Herb Pharm's Therepeutic Herb Manual
Ed Smith Herbalist and owner of Herb Pharm has just made his Therepeutic Herb Manual available. This is an excellent reference tool on individual herbal extracts and combinations. To review the book click here: 

Click above for information about our new line of Herbal extracts and Flower Essences made locally by Joseph Buttimer.

Lecture information in PDF format.

This is the place to go to get more detailed information about the products we carry. This will link you to many of our favorite manufacturers websites.  When you're ready to order, just come back to our site, or if you desire more info, come in and talk to our knowledgeable staff.

Click above to enter the recipe chamber - our website has 100‘s of them on the top part of the website but we thought you might like some more. Each link goes to the recipe page of many of our favorite companies. Enter this section to get even more great ideas for your kitchen and to delight your family and friends. We have a gluten free recipe section here also !

Stories Brought to You by Brighter Day
Build Strong Bones with MK-7
When you think of nutrients to support bone health, you probably think of calcium and vitamin D.

Less Salt, Fewer Nighttime Bathroom Trips?
Lowering your salt intake could mean fewer trips to the bathroom in the middle of the night, a new study suggests.
Brighter Day Natural Foods Health Tips
Dry brushing
The skin is the body’s largest detoxifying organ. Give yourself a dry brush exfoliation with a loofah two to three times per week to help your skin breathe and detoxify more effectively. Dry brushing removes dead skin cells and improves blood circulation. The gentle pressure also has a calming effect.

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