About

I’m an educator with a background in History, Philosophy, Law, and Environmental Science. I believe in sustainable, ethical living, and am a lover of nature, all things water, herbs, outdoor adventures, and ancestral stories. I am happiest by the water or in the mountains.

I once lived on an off-shore island in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay. I believe that once you live on an island you are changed forever. The unpredictability, the ebb and flow, the edges, the stillness, the wildness. I endeavor to carry the lessons from my wild island life with me so that each day I root into this sacred Earth to find ways to nourish my flow, vitality, contentment, resilience, creativity, and to honor and steward the Earth and all she is. I do this by using genealogy, place, history, science, folklore, and my foundational tools (See posts: Lotus #1-#12) to create personal and family practices that nurture the hand, the head, and the heart.

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Thanks for dropping by!
-Karen

Disclaimer

The information on this website has not been evaluated by the FDA and is not intended to diagnose, treat, prevent, or cure any disease. All information provided on this web site is for informational and educational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for advice from your physician or other health care professional. You should not use the information on this web site for diagnosis or treatment of any health problem. Always consult with a healthcare professional before trying any herbal teas, supplements, or preparations.