Why These Weeds Make Your Bones Strong

By: | Posted in: Blog, Featured | Monday, Jul 25, 2016 - 9:35pm

Don’t Kill Those Weeds… Feed Them To Your Bones

When I was a kid, one of my jobs was to rid the lawn of dandelion weeds. It was tough work. The roots reached deep into the soil and didn’t want to come out.

Even though I associated dandelions with this yearly struggle, I was still always delighted to see the bright yellow flowers pop up every spring. I give them credit for piquing my lifelong curiosity about plants.

Fast-forward 55 years and I rediscovered dandelions in Damanhur, a magical 40-year-old eco-village nestled in the foothills north of Piedmont, Italy.

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De-Stressing Your Bones

By: | Posted in: Blog, Featured | Friday, Jun 17, 2016 - 10:18am

Before venturing to Damanhur, an ecovillage and spiritual community located in the Piedmont region of northern Italy, where I was joined by 17 seekers who’s goals were to deepen their inner life and to study “Music of the Plants”

…….there was much going on.

My life and my bones were stressed.

PBS had just released “Stronger Bones – Longer Life” to 157 stations.

 

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