Nancy and Michael Philips, are the farmers and authors of The Herbalist’s Way  and The Apple Grower  (and owners of the aptly named site HerbsAndApples.com ). They grow much of their own food, make their own medicines  and teach others how to do so. This excerpt from The Herbalist’s Way  introduces ten valuable herbs you should consider growing for your family. Health care–it’s just one more way your garden can help you claim your independence! Ten Herbs for Family Health, An Excerpt from The Herbalist’s Way  The Herbalist’s Way is available in our bookstore, as is The Apple Grower .