The Herbal Apprenticeship: An Ancient Way of Learning in the Modern World

What is an Herbal Apprenticeship? An herbal apprenticeship is an in-depth learning experience all about plants.  Apprentices live and learn alongside teachers, working with them and getting one-on-one attention and guidance.  Our ancestors shared herbal knowledge this way: they passed it from one generation to the next.  Few of us have living relatives who maintained such […]

Non-Electric Fresh Food Preservation

How to preserve and store food without using electricity Abundant harvests during this time of year are always fun, but knowing how to store food well into the winter is somewhat of a lost art.  Beyond the refrigerator and freezer, most of us depend on grocery stores and agribusiness for food preservation so we can eat […]