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Workshop, Sun Oct 24 – Sacred Gardening – Sacred Earth

To learn more and to register, click here. Sacred Gardening – Sacred Earth A Workshop   Led by Mare Cromwell Sat, Oct 24th. 10:30am – 4:30pm Sedonaville Retreat Center Lovettsville, VA (near Harpers Ferry) Cost: $95/person.    $85/person- early registration … Continue reading

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Wow – “Mosaiculture” display in Montreal

[A friend sent this to me and I need to share. Truly phenomenal designs and use of plants. Enjoy! There is even an Earth Mother one…  ;~) ] Once every three years, there is an international competition in horticultural sculpture, … Continue reading

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On Fear of Writing and Other Fears – I Discovered a Scared Little Girl.

My name is Mare, and I’m afraid of my writing. I’m afraid of this book that is gestating in me.   I’m not exactly sure what I’m afraid of but perhaps by the time this wee little blog piece is … Continue reading

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A Limerick on Sprained Foot, by mare

So I’ve bunged my foot up royally. Into the garden today, no toil-ily. It’s really a pain, No financial gain. I’m dying to get my hands soil-ily.   Last night I caught my foot in the handle of a large … Continue reading

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Nordic Cuisine = Healthy, Fresh, Local, Foraged, and Pickled Even!

The Seattle Times published a piece yesterday (8/24/11) on Nordic cuisine. It is really fascinating and points out the growing trend in restaurants to find healthy, raw, local foods for high cuisine. An excerpt: “It is sometimes called “new Nordic,” … Continue reading

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Leanings, Learnings and Leaning away from Roundup- pls Folks!

Well, I was going to blog this morning about some spiritual realizations that I’m discovering. Something about learning that “leaning into a question” in order to find the answer, may work better as leaning away from the question to allow … Continue reading

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Can Weeds Help Solve the Climate Crisis? NYT – 6/29/08

This is an interesting piece on the link between weeds and climate change, and how weeds are coping (well, for the most part), etc… Fascinating read. http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/29/magazine/29weeds-t.html?scp=1&sq=weeds%20climate%20crisis&st=cse

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