Wanderings of a Wildcrafter

Wanderings of a Wildcrafter

I get asked a lot what Wild Craft really means; I walk the woods and forage, I am always on the look out to spot an old friend or to meet a new one, plants have a way of speaking to me, literally jumping out at me, catching my eye with a sparkle, calling me over. That...
Waking up

Waking up

I have left the big, bountiful valley that I call home, crawling through the city in my fossil fuel dependent vehicle of steel and plastic, CBC radio loud and strong, a discussion of  the steady decline of wild animals on our planet, my disconnect from masses of...
Green Beauties! Stinging Nettle

Green Beauties! Stinging Nettle

  I wrote this article in early spring for our little local paper, The Mountain Telegraph. This morning I woke up craving this green beauty and started the day off with a cup of dried stinging nettle tea.  As winter settles in, I find myself daydreaming...
Creating space

Creating space

This is the time of year that I start the journey to go inwards, a time of self evaluation, reflection, allowing some space into my normally hectic life to discover in the quiet that I have possibly become complacent in areas of my life, lacking creative inspiration,...