It is hard to believe that we are nearing the end of the month. At the beginning of November, you had an opportunity to fill out the first page of the Herb Spirits section. Now, turn to the second part on page 8 to record your thoughts and feelings about Oak. Looking back on page [...]
Good morning! Happy Thanksgiving to all of our readers near and far! We hope that you have a wonderful day with good food and cheer. For a healthy and yummy treat, try Acorn Chai. It helps with weak digestion, anemia, and debility. With your roasted acorns and a few other ingredients, this tea can be [...]
Since your Oak Extracts will not be ready for another week or so, we thought that we would share a recipe that will help those of you with sore and bleeding gums. Healing Tooth Powder works to stop gums from bleeding. It helps to heal gum sores, as well. The powder tightens any loose areas [...]
Good morning! Three weeks ago, we began our Oak Extracts. Today, before you shake your jar, take a look at the extract. Has it changed? How does it look? Does it smell or taste different? It may take 1-3 more weeks before it is ready for use. Oak Extract works wonderfully in alleviating inflamed areas [...]
A few weeks ago, we leached our acorns. How did yours turn out. Which method did you use? We would love to know about your experiences. Next week, we will be sharing a couple of ways that you can use acorns to make healing and yummy treats. For more recipes, browse through your zine. Which [...]
Turn to the resource section for lists of books, games, and internet sites about Oak. Then head on over to Flora Delaterre’s website to learn more about him and many other medicinal herbs! What is your favorite fact?
How are you enjoying Oak? What has been your favorite activity? We have made an Oak Extract. We have crafted acorn necklaces and, perhaps, acorn earrings. In the lore section, we found how Oak began to grow acorns. We have learned how leach them. In the botany section, we studied his parts. Yesterday, we sang his [...]
Turn to page 26 to learn Oak’s song, “Harvest Oak Bark Now”! Here are the first four lines (sung to the tune of “I Shall Not Be Moved”). We hope that you enjoy singing and sharing this song with your loved ones! If you would like to add any lines, please do so in the comments [...]
It’s time to review a little about Oak. Let’s turn to page 41 to complete the crossword puzzle. How many words can you find without looking at the word bank? Which word is your favorite?
Ready to open your journals? What have you enjoyed learning the most about Oak? What do you think about him? What has he revealed to you about his nature? About your own? Is there anything that you would like to know more about? What?