Healing Herbs & Wild Foods with Brigitte Mars
Health & Wellness
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In “Where the Wild Herbs Are” , Brigitte will lead you on a search for the wild medicinal herbs that grow not only in her neighborhood, but in your area and neighborhood and yard. Over 35 herbs and their uses will be identified. These herbs include alfalfa, burdock, mullein, sumac, bee balm, crampbark, soapwort, grindelia, yellow dock, lamb’s quarters, lemon balm, motherwort, elder, nettle , catnip, yarrow, comfrey, and more. Time: 1hr 18min 39sec
A Raw Foods Feast: Brigitte demonstrates how to make a delicious and nutritious meal with many of the herbs she gathered around her home. She works her culinary magic in her kitchen, preparing all the food with raw and wild foods including green drinks, purslane gazpacho, squash spaghetti with nettles pesto, lamb’s quarters salad and finishing it off with blueberry pie and elderberry ice cream. Taste the experience!
Brigitte Mars is an herbalist and nutritional consultant of Natural Health with almost fifty years of experience. She teaches Herbal Medicine at Naropa University, and School of Health Mastery in Iceland. She has taught at Omega Institute, Esalen, Kripalu, Sivananda Yoga Ashram, Envision, Tribal Visions, Unify, Sister Winds, Arise Festivals, and even The Mayo Clinic. She is a founding and professional member of the American Herbalist Guild.
Brigitte is the author of many books and DVDs, including The Natural First Aid Handbook, Natural reedies for Mental and Emotional Health, The Country Almanac of Home Remedies, The Desktop Guide to Herbal Medicine, Beauty by Nature, Addiction Free Naturally, The Sexual Herbal, Healing Herbal Teas, Rawsome! and co-author of The HempNut Cookbook. Her latest project is a phone app called IPlant. Brigitte is also a psychedelic sitter and end-of-life doula.