Wild Roots Sprout Wild Abundance

Natalie Bogwalker’s Life Changing Experience at the Wild Roots Community For five years, Wild Abundance founder and director Natalie Bogwalker lived at the Wild Roots Community.  Her time there changed her life, and inspired her to share primitive living and homesteading skills with the wider world.  Here we interview her about her life at Wild Roots […]

Apprenticeship Voices

It’s a big leap to become a permaculture apprentice.  In fact, it involves a whole life commitment for a period of time.  In addition, it often means moving, and usually means living in rustic conditions.  Apprenticeships involve working hard and meeting your edges.  Doing this is an opportunity to persevere past those edges toward empowerment, […]

Apprenticeship Voices – Interview with Iz

Last spring, Iz was literally days away from beginning a graduate program.  But something wasn’t feeling right about that path, so she switched gears. Instead of grad school, she decided to pursue her passions through a permaculture apprenticeship with Wild Abundance.  Now looking back, she feels strongly that she made the right call. She’s excited […]

The Herbal Apprenticeship

herbal apprenticeship laughing in the garden

An Ancient Way of Learning Herbs 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 […]