Gardening with Demons

My early childhood was filled with a fair amount of trauma. Leaving me with a host of demons needing to be fought; from adolescence on. (You can read more on my past here.) It took me many years, filled with highs and lows, to learn how to reconcile it all.  I remember a pivotal moment …

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Intentions in Gardening

I have been thinking quite a bit about my intentions as an herbalist. How am I going to use it in my everyday life? To me the answer is as simple, as it is complex. ‘I want to live a more natural lifestyle, which allows me to be authentic, and in-turn, express my spiritual nature …

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Herbs 101 (part 1)

There are 12 categories of herbs, and a lot of information about each. While will lightly touch on all of them through out the next few posts, I will mainly be focusing on the types I want to explore further. I will be linking information sources through out this post, for those who wish to …

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Perceptions and Conundrums.

Health and wellness revolves around more than diet, nutrition, and medicines. It also encompasses mental health. In an age of Instagram and filters; where social media enables us to project a carefully curated facade. It isn't always easy to differentiate between what is real, and what isn't. Especially for the younger generations. An Instagram picture …

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Spring is coming!

Spring is probably my favorite season. When everything starts to wake up from the long cold months. I love planning my yearly garden. The balmy weather, before the heat of summer hits, is my happy time. This year I will be carefully planning my first herbalist garden; which I plan on putting in my, very …

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