Sacred Earth is a learning space. I invite you to join me on a journey of discovery into the world of plants and people, ecology, and eco-psychology. We will explore the many ways in which we have related to plants, used them, or abused them. I approach this field of study from a broad perspective, ranging from the practical to the spiritual, and offering food for thought from many different angles. You will find a host of research tools and networking facilities to assist your journey along this path of knowledge. Take your time to wander through these pages and explore the many links. I hope you will enjoy the adventure.
I am an earth pilgrim, a plant lover, and an unashamed tree hugger.
Life is a journey, a story unfolding, a tapestry woven, with threads connecting, from the cradle to the grave. I follow my heart, curious and mindful, on the well-traveled ancient pilgrim’s path, or following my instincts into the wild.
Travel is my lifeblood, the way I connect to space and place, to people, to plants, to this beautiful planet we call home. My life journey is an adventure.
As an herbalist and ethnobotanist, I write about the complex relationships between people, plants and Mother Earth and the cultural dimensions of food, of healing, of medicine, and of spirituality.
As a gardener, I write about permaculture, sustainability, and adventures in cooking.
As an astrological counselor and nature coach, I write about the inner journey of self-discovery, and about finding meaning in a crazy world.
As a storyteller, I try to make sense of it all.
Please note that although all the references to edible and medicinal herbs are tried and tested, their efficacy cannot be guaranteed and has not been approved by the FDA. Furthermore, everybody responds differently to foods and remedies, and adverse reactions cannot be ruled out. Historical information regarding medicinal or poisonous plants is included for educational and entertainment purposes only and should not be tried out at home. Everybody uses herbs at their own risk and thus must make themselves fully aware of their potential powers and dangers. None of the information given here should replace a visit to the doctor should this be necessary. Neither Sacred Earth nor Kat Morgenstern accepts responsibility for anybody’s home experimentation. Links to external sites are included as pointers to further resources – we do not endorse these sites and nor are we in any way responsible for their content, or verify that their content is accurate. Please use herbs with due care and respect. Just because something is natural does not mean it cannot harm you!
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