Balance of Plants

Plant wisdom can help us gain balance in an unbalanced world.  Planting, growing, seeing, smelling, eating and even inhaling and touching their essence makes us stronger, healthier and more balanced. The minute Merri and I reach the Blue Ridge, we get out and dig and...

Andean Oils for the Cold Weather

Natural Medicine comes in numerous forms and frequencies.  When Merri and I studied with Ecuador shamans we found that they view all medicines as frequencies, simply presented in different ways. I have this beautiful wooden box sitting on my desk. The idea behind this...

Ecuador Swine Flu & Brazil Sandwiches

This message looks at Ecuador swine flu and the Brazilian Multi currency sandwich. The Ecuador swine flu comes… second when we see how this weaver and Ecuador’s natural ways can help avoid swine flu. First, the Brazil multicurrency sandwich. Investors...

Ecuador Shaman Tip for Spring

Ecuador shamans are not all that aware of the impact of seasons on health. Candace Newman is an expert in essential oils has spend considerable time with us and the shamans and yatchaks in Ecuador. Here she is at the indigenous market checking spices and oils. In...

Ecuador Shamans & Essential Oil

Ecuador shamans use essential oils in their healing ceremonies and in many other ways.   While living in Ecuador with the shamans, Merri, I and our friend Candace Newman learned many additions to existing healing techniques with essential oils. Here is Candace with a...