WORKSHOPS ~ PLANT  WALKS ~ RETREATS

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BACKYARD HERBALISM

Create a kitchen cupboard apothecary. Deborah Littlebird shares the benefits and uses of her top twenty medicinal herbs for your home apothecary and helps you design your own backyard medicinal herb garden. The herbal workshop intensive includes hands-on growing tips, wildcrafting herbs, proper drying and storage techniques, tea tasting and creating formulas for medicinal tea blends.  Workshops are held at local farms and backyard gardens. Dress for outdoors and bring a sack lunch.  

2023 Dates coming soon

Join Deborah Littlebird and guest herbalists for seasonal plant walks in the New Mexico high desert and mountains.  The contemplative hike includes wildcrafting medicinal herbs and getting to know the land beneath your feet. Along the way, we will gather in the shelter of tea and story and create a land tea sanctuary together with a root tea of the land.

 

2023 dates coming soon

ROOTS RISING
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A collaborative retreat with Debra Roberts and Deborah Littlebird.  Experience a day in a life as a bee. Relish in a day of Beauty on the land as we reconnect with our plant kin and winged ones in their natural wild habitat on the Sacred Path of Bee. Learn how to incorporate simple practices for planting for pollinators and nurturing bees in your backyard. Experience inspired bee love stories, prayers and practices shared in a contemplative land  tea sanctuary. This is a special collaboration with Debra Roberts, natural beekeeper and international honeybee speaker/advocate "on the good bee road" from her beloved bee sanctuary in Asheville, North Carolina.

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TEA & BEE 
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Deborah Littlebird

Deborah is a certified herbalist, botanical farmer and artist. She shares her passion for growing regenerative food gardens and edible landscapes at Tano Farm where she wildcrafts medicinal herbs and artfully prepares meals with healing foods. Deborah creates Land Art Tea Sanctuaries that weave together her faith, art and tea offering sanctuary to sit quietly and listen to the voice in the land.  
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Debra Roberts

Debra is a passionate honeybee friend, international speaker/educator/artist and bee celebrant who shares her love of these precious beings on the Good Bee Road. She is Founder of HolyBeePress.com and was chosen as one of the Heroes of Asheville in 2014 for her work with bees and received her Master Beekeeping certication in 2010. She also created the online series, The Sacred Path of Bee, for bee appreciators worldwide. More about Debra

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Larry Littlebird

Larry Littlebird (Laguna/Santo Domingo Pueblos) is a revered storyteller and inspirational speaker who perpetuates his tribal American oral tradition culture. His stories and lifeways continue to inform his work with Slow Story and Hamaatsa, an indigenous continuum nonprofit organization, Larry and his wife Deborah founded and facilitated story camps and contemplative spiritual retreats over the past 30 years.
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