In the early 80’s Suzanne met first herbalist on Pearl street in Boulder Colorado. I knew at the time natural healing was a path I would travel. Aspen Botanicals evolved from many years of traditional healing with midwifery, herbal and nutritional consults, and most of all being a mom. As one of the original midwives registered after midwifery became legal in Colorado she was one of only two midwives covering all of western Colorado. She has attended rural births in almost every town west of the Continental Divide and have traveled abroad with the Global Maternal Child Health Organization and Midwives for Haiti. She practiced midwifery in rural western Colorado over 27 years. Her practice used traditional methods of healing including herbs, nutrition support, Maya Abdominal Massage, herbal soaks and steams to support pregnancy, birth and post partum. Aspen Botanicals grew from these experiences, remedies and recipes. Certified Nutritional Herbalist School of Natural Healing and have continued herbal classes, and personal studies to help people find their plant for healing. Maya Abdominal Message Therapist Arvigo Institute for Maya Abdominal Therapy training including Teaching Certification. Colorado Registered Midwife from 1994 -2016 The small shop is named after the Aspen Tree, the trees that surround the mountains of western Colorado and especially Steamboat Springs.