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Summer Herb Workshop – Saturday 23rd July 2022

at Witchampton Village Hall, Nr Wimborne, Dorset. 10am - 4pm Cost: £70.00 per person Summer not only gifts us with longer, sunnier days but our hedgerows, fields, gardens, and green spaces offer up an abundance of wild medicinal flora. During this workshop, you will forage and learn about the herbs of summer, their medicinal uses, and how we can use them daily for our health, wellbeing, and to treat seasonal ailments. You will learn to make herb-infused honey, aromatic sprays and learn the best ways to dry the herbs we find to make a variety of herbal teas: enabling you to fill your teapots throughout the months ahead with the beautiful, free, herbal bounty that you can gather [...]

Spring Herb Workshop – 2023 TBC

at Witchampton Village Hall, Witchampton, Nr Wimborne, Dorset. 10am-4pm Cost: £70.00 per person As new growth appears everywhere, you will be amazed as we explore the remarkable world of wild medicinal herbs that are growing amongst our hedgerows, gardens, and green spaces during spring. Not only are we able to eat a lot of these wild plants, but they also have amazing medicinal/health-giving properties that we can use in preventing and treating our seasonal ailments. During the day we will be out and about learning easy ways to identify a variety of spring herbs, learning all about their medicinal/health-giving properties, and how you can use them to treat your seasonal ailments and enhance your day-to-day health and wellbeing. [...]

Elderberry Syrup

Elderberries are abundant at this time of year. They offer us up their bright shiny berries to help boost our immunity, ready for the winter months ahead. […]

Fermented Wild Garlic

Wild garlic is abundant this time of year, and as we know we should all be eating more fermented foods to support healthy digestion. […]

Meadowsweet Sorbet

As you amble through lane, field or meadow during these sunshine-filled days you will be greeted by the heady scent of meadowsweet. […]

Rose Hip and Ginger Festive Reviver

With the winter festivities upon us, I thought I would share a great recipe for those moments when that last glass of wine may not have been such a great idea; leaving us feeling less than our best. […]

Vegan Garden Pesto

Ever since I was shown a vegan alternative to regular pesto I very rarely make it with Parmesan: olives and nuts are a great alternative. […]