Teaching the essence of life
We've developed a series of programs focusing on self-sufficiency, simplicity and sustainable living. These valuable skills benefit the environment and foster self-confidence.
The backbone of our work is in the continual exploration of natural habitats. We've a number of programs that allow us to delve deeply into the world around us and appreciate the wonders therein.
Sustainable Holiday Decor
Holiday Trees: Each Christmas season, the debate renews on whether a fresh-cut or artificial tree is the more environmentally friendly option. We've got another idea that we feel beats both. Click the link below to our blog posting on sustainable holiday trees. Happy Holidays!
Native American Plant Wisdom: to be presented on Wednesday, January 7th, will look at how local Indigenous people have historically used plants for both food and medicine and the deep cultural connection that the Onödowa’ga:’ (Seneca) continue to have with natural world. The talk will be followed by a demonstration on how you can employ these ancient herbal crafts in modern times.
Garlic has long been used by Homo sapiens for health and treatment of illness. Recent experiments in Great Britain are showing similar results when Garlic is injected into certain tree species suffering from ailments or age-related disease. Click below for more information on this interesting research.