Forest Bathing

Elves and fairies have long embraced the magic of the forest, living as they do under wild mushrooms and toadstools, on mulchy ground carpeted with spongy moss, near sparkling waterfalls and fresh mountain springs. In recent years, perhaps we humans haven’t quite appreciated that magic, or we wouldn’t abuse nature the way we do. But it seems […]

A Healing Garden


The top 20 medicinal plants and remedies, some known as “fairy herbs,” from 18th century Scotland Claire Fraser, one of the two main characters in Outlander (with her husband, Jamie Fraser), was a World War II combat nurse in England before she time-traveled back to 18th century Scotland. In an environment with few doctors and crude surgical options, […]