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Burdock Root

Popular in Chinese medicine, Burdock Root is known for best for its cleansing and decongesting properties.

  • Burdock is a great blood purifier and helps optimize the lymphatic and digestive system.
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Eating at the Desk

You saw The Cat’s bento yesterday, This was The Mouse’s “bento”.

Musubi and vegetable from Mana Musubi.

Used to be Mana Bu’s, I think the original owner sold the business. 56 more words


Another Bee Under My Belt

Last Wednesday the working bee was a washout. Let’s face it, the whole country was drenched. I wondered about whether we could garden in the rain, was there something we could do? 573 more words

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First DETOX Basket is going out tomorrow...

Community Supported Herbalism

DETOX Spring Basket Program

Prepared by Amber Friedman

DETOX time. Springtime is known in the herbal kingdom as the time to DETOX.  If you listen to the plants, they are all inviting you in to eat bitter roots, strengthen up with nettles, cleanse for the new season. 488 more words

Amber Friedman

Sokan Spicy Burdock

I got hooked on to these Spicy Burdock snacks at New Year when a friend gave me some to try. I’ve since bought them a couple of times from Japan Center, they’re supposed to be beer snacks but I can eat these anytime! 197 more words

Snack Review

I Prefer It Simple, Not Overwhelming

I enjoy creative pursuits when I’m not teaching, particularly photography. While I can set up lights and lighting ratios, hire stylists, do location scouting, and the wrangle million intricate parts of a photoshoot into a manageable production, it can be overwhelming. 138 more words