• Sweetfern: Winter’s warm companion |By Steven Martyn| This time of year when winter’s first bite sinks in, many of us change our diet dramatically. If you live off the land or grow your food, your diet changes by necessity when the ground freezes. And, even if you’re in the city, I think we all instinctively crave heavier foods this time of ... Read more.
  • Sweet Gale, Wise Old Grandmother Sweet Gale, Wise Old Grandmother|By Steven Martyn| Sweetgale is the wise old grandmother. She’s one of the weavers who made this land. Her roots hold the land close like a basket, like a nest, not giving Earth away to the sweeping fingers of the water along shorelines. Her sweet comforting aroma invites us in to sleep safely on her shores. I ... Read more.