This time of year a lovely little flower starts to decorate our landscape with its purple/red flower heads. Purple Dead Nettle, Lamium purpureum, is a member of the mint family so once you have it you pretty much ALWAYS have it. Bees love it. It hasnt been a heavy hitter from the medicinal side but thats changing as research is being done into its folk remedy treatment for allergies and inflamation. It is edible, great in salads, loaded with…Continue
I did not write this, someone had sent it to me a few years ago....
Each year they parade her about ... the traditional Halloween witch.
Misshapen green face, stringy scraps of hair, and a toothless mouth beneath her disfigured nose. Gnarled, knobby fingers twisted into a claw, protracting from a bent and twisted torso that lurches about on…
"It is not through the great skill of the hunter himself that success is achieved, but through the hunter's awareness of his place in Creation and his relationship to all things."
--Thomas Yellowtail, CROW
I sat this morning in meditation watching the steam rise as the sun dried the dew. I have been feeling "off" lately and was looking for some insight.
I quieted my…Continue