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Prepping series w/ intro

Intro: Theories are rife concerning some kind of cataclysmic upheaval in our country, on our Earth. I give any theory a 50/50 chance to boot….hey, it could either happen or not! Some theories go up, way up, on that percentage … Continue reading

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Market Buzz and the beginning of Very Busy Times!

Went to Market last night and did above average—PLUS–it was so great too see all of my market buddies and regular customers again! Big Smiles! I LOVE being a vendor at our local Farmers Markets. I wish I didn’t have … Continue reading

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Fascism

I have read about the recent signing of an Executive Order titled “National Defense Resources Preparedness” and it makes me think, wow, wasn’t this what we Americans fought WW2 for–one country bent on fascism, complete control over all resources? I … Continue reading

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Herbal Pharmacopoeia 2012–March

Is a picture necessary?! Spring has come way early this year. We barely had any winter and are now having days in the 70’s and nights in the 50’s. All this, of course, is bound to the moodiness of Kansas–but … Continue reading

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Soapin’, hummingbirds and my Dad

Making Summertime, Sweet Pea, Cedarwood Patchouli and Lavender Mint. What a delicious day, what a bright cool morning filled with chirping crickets and bird song. I never knew hummingbirds chirped until yesterday; a rather friendly female rubythroat was sampling my … Continue reading

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Creative Writing Exercise–The Duck Race

Mollie  played quietly in the corner with her books and colors. Mama laid on the couch, half asleep, half watching the television. The house was quiet, although it was late Spring the windows were closed, the room was always dark. … Continue reading

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A letter to African American sisters

A letter to all of my African American sisters: I have a new friend who recently blogged on the struggles she has in finding spiritual ideologies, resources, and sources of inspiration that appeal specifically to African American women. I am … Continue reading

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Poem to the Ancestors

Poem to the Ancestors   Fisher woman Coastal dweller Hearty and hale Arms strong from Work, belly large from Many children, breasts ample They have fed and Nourished, you Have fed and Nourished Seed That was strong, like Your arms … Continue reading

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Through the Looking Glass

I sit here and ponder upon the thought of self-image being a product of one’s environment. This is what some sociologists would call the “looking glass self”, where one’s self image is based upon what one thinks others see in us. This … Continue reading

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A Winter Charm

Winter Deep Lulls all to sleep And bids to rest On snowy breast. We gather close for strength and warmth, With glowing fires on the family’s hearth. Our warm circle defies the cold And we share with our young ones … Continue reading

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