Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Astrid Grove & Lorene Wapotich.
Astrid Grove is the founder and organizer for Red Earth Herbal Gathering. She celebrates life with her husband, her two daughters, her two cats and her many chickens. Her passion lies in facilitating and supporting women's empowerment through midwifery, hands on healing, plant medicine and sacred ceremony. To learn more about her offerings, go to www.astridgrove.com
Lorene Wapotich, MEd, will be co-facilitating the red tent at Red Earth this year as well as co-facilitating the community wide coming of age ceremony. She is an author and the founder and director of Feet on the Earth Programs, a non-profit organization in Boulder, Colorado. Her work focuses on creating regenerative culture and community by mentoring children into healthy young adults through deep nature connection and community-based rites of passage. Lorene recently completed a memoir and is currently working on a guide for parents and community members about how to create powerful coming-of-age ceremonies for girls and adulthood initiations for women.
this episode Q&A includes:
• shingles or herpes- fresh flowering tincture and infused oil from hypericum perforatum..
• Travel Kit..
• sonograms, vaccines, autism..
• deep splinter- yarrow and comfrey..
• kitty cat with cystitis- cornsilk tea mixed with milk, changing food, uva ursi..
• alfalfa for infusions?
• poulticing sprained ankle with comfrey..
• and much more...