On the Safety of Shamanic Herbalism
The Sacred Gardener School
Wildculturing Workshop, July 26-29
Early bird ends June 1! Participants will experience first hand the remote forest garden on the Madawaska River. This garden is based on the Native gardening practice of using successional polyculture.
Chickadee Teachings and Sunflower Medicine
Sunflower seeds made their journey across the ocean to Europe, three hundred years ago when the hundred and fifty year old pine trees, whose trunks made the house I’m now sitting in, were tiny seedlings scattered through the understory of Pikwakanagan.
Blog: Last Stand for a Lost Art
Many of the herbs that surround us, like clover, yarrow and mullein have everyday uses to keep us healthy, as well as having special talents and powers capable of healing acute conditions.
The Bright Eyes of Divinity; Jewels at the Heart of Existence
All my plant relations are jumping back up now. Every spring I’m brought to tears of gratefulness when I see their beautiful faces again. Only a week ago as the moon waxed toward fullness, we thrashed bags of un-hulled bean pods for their bright coloured eyes and coaxed hard white knuckle-like kernels from fourteen inch, eight-row Onondaga flint-corn.
Kiss of the Sun Skin Cream
Kiss of the Sun skin cream absorbs quickly without leaving a filmy or greasy residue. The best part is that is has a velvety texture and a smooth consistency which leaves your skin feeling fresh and supple.