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Posts By / sheila

making use of the wild stuff: St. John’s Wort Oil

I was turned on to St. John’s Wort oil back in 1991 by a friend in Portland, Or. This was way before the internet was public. Back then we shared things in person by doing. Ah, the good old days. My friend Molly taught me about wildcrafting and making medicines. We would go out to […]


First day of school: year 5

After last year I decided we needed a major change to the way we had been doing school. It had taken us a few years to figure out what worked for us, but that only worked for awhile. that’s the thing about homeschooling that I love. You are able to make minor adjustments until you […]