Monthly Archives: December 2018

Quaoar – The Sacredness of Life

The Astronomy and Astrology of Quaoar Quaoar (pronounced kwah-whar) was the name given to the “creation force” by the Native American Tongva tribe who were the original inhabitants of the Los Angeles basin in Southern California—several thousand years ago when the LA basin was a vast and lush willow forest. According to legend, Quaoar, “came down from heaven; and, after

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Hike Like A Woman: Breaking Barriers to Empower Women Outdoors | Travel Wyoming. That’s WY

Travel a section of Wyoming’s Continental Divide Trail with Rebecca Walsh, founder of Hike Like A Woman. Source: Hike Like A Woman: Breaking Barriers to Empower Women Outdoors | Travel Wyoming. That’s WY Rebecca Walsh stands on a section of the Continental Divide Trail between the Battlepass and Deep Jack trailheads in southern Wyoming, taking in the view. “The landscape

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12 Popular Christmas Plants

Plants such as holly, ivy, and mistletoe had been used in celebrations long before the advent of Christianity and the Christmas celebrations we know today. Evergreens were used to ward off evil spirits and celebrate new growth during the Winter Solstice Festival as early as ancient times. As Christian traditions became prevalent in western Europe, greenery was kept as part

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Christmas Rose

COMMON NAME:  Christmas Rose GENUS:  Helleborus Species, Hybrids, Cultivars: H. niger “Angustifolius”-small flowering, pure white form. H.n. “Praecox”-blooms September-February. H.n. “Major,” H.n. “Multiflorus”-smaller flowers. FAMILY:  Ranunculaceae BLOOMS: Winter TYPE: Perennial DESCRIPTION: This plant, which grows to a height of 12 to 8 inches, has interesting evergreen leaves that are slightly toothed and divided into seven to nine leaflets. The large white

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Herbal Academy Updates.

The Herbal Academy just announced they will be closing course registration for the Introductory, Intermediate, and all herbalist packages on January 7th until further notice as they undergo some website improvements. No return date has been announced yet on these programs so hurry to enroll before these classes are no longer available! Their annual Holiday Sale has been extended through

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