The White Wolf Medicine Shop

This is the view facing out from my soon-to-be shop.  I am so looking forward to it.  Our first shop opened October 15, 2010.  It was a lovely little old building from the turn of the century with crooked wooden floors and a view of Main street.  That first summer after Doug had his nervous breakdown and left his job and as we both decided to leave our house we were going to end up losing in 2009 along with a whole lot of other people out there, we were really scared.  We had three teenagers and no work.  We did … Continue reading The White Wolf Medicine Shop

Setting Yourself Free (Part 4- Using Spirit Herbs for Balance)

Herbs have been used since the beginning of time to heal ailments.  Herbs are perfectly synergistic to the animal body and work amazingly all the time.  No need to patent or change or manipulate herbs into allopathic medicine, they are perfect the way they are.  Since our bodies are so complex it is important to realize and understand that many ailments may not be strictly mental or physical.  Everything is interconnected and our spirits and our outer shells work together.  So, if one is stressed or consumed by fear, it effects the pituitary gland, which controls the hormones, the lymphatic system, … Continue reading Setting Yourself Free (Part 4- Using Spirit Herbs for Balance)

Farmgirl Money and Calming Tea

The one universal comment made to all wannabe homesteaders through books and peers is “How will you make money?”  Many homesteaders, and even farmers and ranchers take other jobs to help make ends meet.  I constantly hear around me, “I have to make more money,” from every walk of life and lifestyle.  That is a lot of pressure when we are here for such a short time.  Is that all there is?  Every time my kids say they need to make more money, I say they need to spend less.  This annoys them to no end. We’re in the middle … Continue reading Farmgirl Money and Calming Tea