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Transition

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About this time of year, things start to shift. We’re a month past the solstice – the plants in the kitchen garden are moving into fruit and seed production. The other morning I was harvesting the early potatoes with the … Continue reading

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Taking Stock

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(I discovered this post languishing in a forgotten corner — I actually wrote it last spring. So please forgive my lateness and think spring equinox rather than fall equinox!) This is the time of the year when you find out … Continue reading

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Herbal Medicine: Blackberry Syrup

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  OK, let’s start with a warning and a disclaimer: herbal medicines are not something you just jump into without educating yourself. There are plenty of herbals that have side effects, just like conventional medicines. There are some herbal preparations … Continue reading

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