Harvesting Ginger, Making Ginger Honey

Late winter in a frost-free food gardenIt's late winter here in the Southern Hemisphere. That means there's lots to do in our subtropical food garden to get things

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Let’s Choose a More Empowering Story

Let's Choose a More Empowering Storyabout a 2 minute readOur ancestors’ ingenuity and know-how kept them alive for untold generations – long enough for us to come along.

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The People’s Medicine

The People's Medicine(a 3 to 4 minute read)There is an easy, accessible practice that should be WAY better known. It's the practice of using common plants in basic

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Yarrow for Oral Care

Yarrow for Oral Care(5 - 6 minute read)In a recent article I described the use of the herb yarrow (Achillea millefolium) as first aide for a bleeding wound. In

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Yarrow for Wound First Aide

Yarrow for Wound First Aide(2 - 3 minute read)The herb yarrow (Achillea millefoleum) has had many names, attesting to its many, many uses. Its particularly well known for

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The Dominant Healthcare Approach vs Marginalized Alternatives

The Dominant Healthcare Approach vs Marginalized Alternatives This is less than a 2 minute read In our culture, control and separation are given more importance than compassion and

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