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DIY: Softening Plant Fibers with Coconut Oil

DIY: Softening Plant Fibers with Coconut Oil

One of the challenges with using truly sustainable plant fibers are that they are not initially soft to the touch. “Truly sustainable” meaning not using any chemicals at all in...
Nettle Cake Recipe

Nettle Cake Recipe

This nettle moss cake is a Pacific Northwestern take on the Japanese tradition of “Hanami,” or tree-blossom observing. Mosses are among some of the oldest plants alive, and their constancy...
Science is learning more about the health benefits of going outside—at a time when access to wild spaces is ever-more unequal.

Nature Therapy: It's a thing....

From The Atlantic, Nature Therapy Is A Privilege by Julie Beck:I am in the mountains and they are healing me. It is like the miracle pool at Lourdes except it’s not a...