I love walking in the woods, locating the plants I will need to make my herbal remedies. I am very lucky, as I live just minutes from a beautiful section of the Bruce Trail, in Hamilton, Ontario. The forest area is considered to be quite similar to a Savannah ecosystem. This provides a much larger […]
Cool vegan eatery with creative, area-sourced dishes, sweets & juices, with sustainable wine & beer.
The Open Air Market at the Phoenix Public Market is a program of Community Food Connections (CFC), a 501c3 non-profit organization. CFC creates a downtown community gathering place by supporting small farmers and businesses that strengthen sustainable food systems and produce healthy products for the local community.
Herbal Wisdom Institute was founded in 2016 by clinical herbalist, Kris Vaughan. Kris began practicing as an herbalist in 2009 and has been called to share her knowledge with others in her community. She saw the need to have an herbalism school in Northern Arizona to allow easier access to classes for people in her area. Kris has gathered a highly skilled group of educators to the Institute in order to offer you the most well-rounded courses on traditional/western herbalism as well as Arizona desert plant courses focused on Native American traditions.
The Desert Botanical Garden is a 140 acres botanical garden located in Papago Park, at 1201 N. Galvin Parkway in Phoenix, central Arizona. Founded by the Arizona Cactus and Native Flora Society in 1937 and established at this site in 1939, the garden now has more than 21,000 plants, in more than 4000 taxa, one-third of which are native to the area, including 139 species which are rare, threatened or endangered.