Susun interviews Eric Osborne. Eric Osborne is an experienced mushroom cultivator, formerly owner of Magnificent Mushrooms gourmet mushroom company. Eric has a Master's Degree in Education, is a father of two and founder of PLEDG (Psychedelic Liberation Education Discipline and Guidance) and MycoMeditations, a Jamaica based Psilocybin retreat and Psychedelic Wellness Center. Eric has seventeen years experience in the cultivation of mushrooms and was the first individual to be certified by the State of Indiana as a 'Wild Mushroom Expert'.
this episode Q&A includes: • pick 8 adaptogens a year to work with for 6 weeks at a time. • the art of being an herbalist.. • sinus infection congestion- anti infectives, marshmallow and linden infusions, water bath acupuncture.. • pacific botanicals has astragalus grown in the USA.. • codonopsis as infusion and tincture- infusion uses more herb/more benefit.. • salivary gland cancer- adaptogenic herbs, nourishing herbal infusions, avoid supplements especially antioxidants and eat mostly cooked foods.. • sprouts get a nutrition score of 7, cooked kale gets a nutrition score of 1000.. • urinary and prostate issues- saw palmetto berry- most effective in tincture form.. • inflammation in blood vessels- nourishing herbal infusions are all anti inflammatory, meditation.. • cholesterol- show me a study that shows cholesterol lowering drugs are beneficial- be an active participant in your health..
Feeling stressed? Need more energy? Susun Weed leads us on a journey around the globe, sharing and enlightening us in a series of more than 60 easy-to-digest hands-on video lessons on the benefits of embracing Adaptogenic foods and herbs.
Includes an action plan to help you creating lasting habits to promote health and wellbeing simply and joyfully. You will find this course to be interesting, informative, and easy to assimilate. Adaptogenic herbs are safe and easy to use the Wise Woman Way. Join us now on the adventure towards better health, less disease, and more happiness in our lives now and forever.
Susun interviews Wendy Hammarstrom. After studying art, dance and theater in Philadelphia in the 1970s, and receiving a BFA in Dance from Temple University in 1978, Wendy and her husband turned their East Oak Lane home into Innerworks Center for bodywork and movement classes. At the same time, Wendy also founded Agape Dancers, a modern dance troupe whose choreography included images from nature, yoga and martial arts. Since moving to California she has taught massage therapy, yoga and mandala art, written for a variety of newspapers, and completed her book, Circles of Healing. She has been blessed with a wonderful daughter, Marina Braff, and has shared her home with a multitude of animals. Wendy continues to see massage and yoga therapy clients in North County San Diego and the Inland Valley. Website: www.circlesofhealingbook1.com and email: Innerworks1@aol.com
this episode Q&A includes: • check out Susun's new course on adaptogens.. • saw palmetto berries work best out of a tincture- how to make your own using dried berries.. • there are some berries and roots that can be used dries to make tinctures, but in general fresh herbs are used to make tinctures.. • nourishing herbal infusions can be considered American adaptogens.. • 'Healing Wise' covers the three traditions of healing.. • grieving blurry eyes- cooked brightly colored foods, witch hazel and chickweed..
APRIL April 7-9: Eureka Springs, Arkansas - Green Blessings, www.fireomearth.com April 11: Shamanic Herbal Apprentices, Spring Group begins April 15-16: Work-exchange Weekend (Easter) April 21: Orientation for Live-Out Apprentices April 21: Moonlodge April 22: Spring Tonics, Spring Treasures April 23: Hands-on Herbal Medicine: Spring Treats
MAY May 6-7: Work-exchange Weekend May 16: Shamanic Herbal Apprentices, Early Summer Group begins May 19: Moonlodge May 20: Hands-on Herbal Medicine: Herbal First-Aid May 21: My Herbal Medicine Chest
JUNE June 4: CoSM: Green Blessings, NY www.cosm.org June 17-18: Work-exchange Weekend (Father's Day) June 20: Shamanic Herbal Apprentices, Mid-Summer Group begins June 23: Moonlodge June 24: A Day with the Trees June 25: Hands-on Herbal Medicine: The Great Remedies
JULY July 1-2: Work-exchange Weekend (Independence Day) July 6-9: Green Witch Holiday July 7: Moonlodge July 22: Val David: Green Blessings, Quebec, Canada, www.clefdeschampe.net (819-322-1561) July 28: Moonlodge July 29: Hands-on Herbal Medicine: More Great Remedies July 30: Happy Knees
AUGUST August 5-6: Work-exchange Weekend August 7-13: Green Goddess Apprentice Week August 11: Moonlodge August 19: Red Earth Herbal Gathering, CO, website August 24-27: Pacific NW Herbal Symposium, Whidbey Is, WA, website August 29: Shamanic Herbal Apprentices, Late-Summer Group begins
SEPTEMBER Sept. 2-3: Work-exchange Weekend (Labor Day) Sept 7-10: Goddess Spirit Rising, Simi Valley, CA, website Sept. 15: Moonlodge Sept 16: Hands-on Herbal Medicine: Magical Plants Sept 17: Holy Ferment Sept 19: Shamanic Herbal Apprentices, Autumn Group begins Sept 23-24: Work-exchange Weekend
OCTOBER Oct. 13: Moonlodge Oct 14: Conquer Colds and Flu Oct 15: Hands-on Herbal Medicine: Digging Roots Oct 28-29: Work-exchange Weekend (Halloween)
NOVEMBER Nov 11-12: Work-exchange (and) Live-Out Apprentices Graduation
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Susun interviews DeAnna L'am. ‘Womb Visionary’ DeAnna L'am is a motivational speaker, workshop leader, and a trail blazer who defined the last missing piece in women's psyche today: harnessing the spiritual force hidden in both Menstruation and Menopause. She has been leading workshops and certifying facilitators nationally and internationally for over 30 years. DeAnna is author of: • Becoming Peers - Mentoring Girls Into Womanhood • A Diva’s Guide to Getting Your Period And founder of: • Red Moon School of Empowerment for Women & Girls™ • Purple Moon – Menopause as a Spiritual Journey • Red Tents In Every Neighborhood – Global Network • International Red Tent Day Visit DeAnna at: www.deannalam.com
this episode Q&A includes: • excessive sweating- drink stinging nettle infusion to lower cortisol and apply witch hazel.. • essential oils, especially oil of oregano put in ear can perforate the ear drum... • whole onion in skin baked and put over the ear for ear problems.. • inviting a lost loved one to communicate with in dreams.. • diarrhea- slippery elm balls to neutralize poisons in the intestines, helped lining to become healthier, helps stop diarrhea.. • herpes simplex 2- stopped medication- herbal options- schisandra berry, echinacea, burdock, st joans, self heal- check out Susun's book 'Down There' for a lot more info.. • kitten with keratosis/cyst- chickweed tincture in milk.. • extremely sore breasts around menstruation- vitex berry tincture... • upcoming shows on antidepressant herbs on Susun's Time Monk series..
Susun interviews Suzy Hoseus. Suzy Hoseus is the founder of Life Learning Ministries, a nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging others to learn to live life God’s Way and reaching their fullest potential. As a pioneer in the mental health system since 1999, Suzy has dedicated herself to making life-giving choices and teaches alongside her husband, Mike, the God BLESSES ME Model to Whole Health in their weekly seminars. Suzy is the author of Healing Bipolar and Depression, My Journey to Whole Health and the 2nd Edition and has lived medication free since 1999. She is the mother of three children and home and travel schools her youngest two. If you wish to contact Suzy, please visit www.lifelearningministries.org.
this episode Q&A includes: • methods of taking echinacea for gum infection.. • Susun's thought on functional medicine- patients subjected to expensive tests, expensive treatments with horrible things.. • exposure to chemical solvents in a lab- seaweed, fiber, avoid supplements and essential oils.. • liver is an excellent source of iron.. • not fair to eat the babies of plant, not healthful either.. • coming off a breathing machine- mullein milk and pranayama.. • why tinctures made from 100 proof vodka are so effective.. • find information on fibromyalgia in Susun's book 'New Menopausal Year The Wise Woman Way'..
Susun talks about Schizandra berry (Schizandra chinensis), which is an adaptogen, ie an herb that helps us adapt to the stresses on our lives. One of it's functions is it improves nervous system functioning. Susun talks more about it's benefits and shows us how to make a tincture.