1. WILD, SEASONAL, LOCAL
Plant Allies and Rewilding
This course is aimed at those who would like to learn about the plant allies growing around us and the treasures they hold. Each month you will be sent a beautiful package about which plants are growing and what to look out for. The package will include identification, exercises […]
Oh rosemary, dew of the sea, how you came to me.
So long I dreamt alongside you and felt the draw of the palest blues and warmest lilacs of your sweet flowers. So long I have known your rigid little leaves who shine in the sun. As I brush past you, the aroma of wonder and […]
Our second Rewilding the Everyday is running due to popular demand! We will start in June and finish in February 2020. If you’d like more info please call me or email.
Be lovely to have you on this sensory, experiential herbal and Sacred Land Walking, all things rewilding course. We are maintaining the earlybird price! Now […]
[ June 30, 2018; 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] We have an amazing one day workshop for you all!
Super experienced herbalist Elisabeth Brooke is coming to lead an immersive deep plant medicine workshop focusing on our connection with plants and understanding of plant medicine. It promises to be a beautiful day held in the woods of these Cotswold slopes (if it rains we will […]
[ March 11, 2018 2:00 pm to October 7, 2018 4:00 pm. ] A new course that brings knowledge of the amazing relationship between plants and people through the seasons. Experiential and practical with community and sharing in mind. Perfect for beginners and intermediates alike. Continue reading →
I am starting to put together my studies for herbs and their effects on the body – the physiological effect that plants have are the most obvious way of *knowing* that they work. The emotional and spiritual effects of plants are well known, if not all over the science papers out there… harder to *prove* […]
Last night I went to my first Death Cafe. It was hosted by my lovely friend Jane Diamond who trained in psychotherapy and has a deep thoughtfulness about the way we perceive and deal with death in this country.
It was a very enriching experience. The session began with a brief introduction of why we […]
[ June 26, 2016; 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Myself and herbalist Alexci Swann are holding a workshop during Red Hearth House’s month of all things female. In June each year the beautiful Slade Bank Woods are used for women’s workshops and talks, gathering and relaxing.
I have been thinking a lot about mushrooms recently. Tis the season! The lovely Turkey Tail (Trametes versicolor) we see in most woods around us subtle in their velvety beauty but oh so medicinal are ripe and fruity (as in fruiting body) in the autumn and winter.
The potency of mushrooms is long known to wo/man […]