Spirit Medicines are the essences of the plant, minus the physiologically impactful chemistry of other kinds of herbal extractions. No scent, no flavour, just lots of room for the Plant personality, their presence. What makes working with Plant Spirits really, really fun is you get to relate to a whole new community. Engaging with plants in this way is being species queer, pushing the edges of what it means to be human by listening, and with curiosity, relating with botanical beings. When we open our eyes to the richness of life beyond the human sphere, we see the vastness of the web we are a part of. This is a chance for us to feel awe, to receive teachings and to become stewards, custodians, collaborators with our world. click here to read more...
To work with these trickster teachers, drop a few drops on your palm, rub between your hands and hold up to your face. Breathe in. Trickster Teachers have no scent and no flavour. We invite you to inhale their essence.
Get your kicks by doing, doing doing? Hard to stop, right? Gets exhausting. when our worth is caught up in how many things we can check off our list, we forget to come home to our basic goodness. We forget to check in with the natural limits of our body, to get satisfaction in the simple pleasures of taking care of ourselves. Dandelion helps a soul do more with less. dandelion helps us reframe our limitations, balancing doing with simply being.