Posts by Tammi

I'm a researcher, educator, guest lecturer, and co-founder of Heartstone Center for Earth Essentials in Van Etten, NY.

My Love Affair With The Fungal World

July 30 @ 7:13 am

Mushroom foraging is one of my favorite activities. It encourages me to wander through different forests in 3 out of the 4 seasons.  (During the snowy seasons I’m out on my cross country skis in the forests dreaming about next year’s mushroom harvests.) I receive many benefits from this one activity: I’m alone in the…

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Let’s Get Topical

July 30 @ 7:13 am

Let’s face it, our largest organ, the skin, receives a lot of negative attention (too saggy, too many wrinkles, and omg, age spots), is constantly abused by us and is also the major interfacer with the external world. It deserves respect. It deserves some understanding regarding the brilliant way it both protects us from the…

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If Covid Is A God, What Is It Teaching Us?

July 30 @ 7:13 am

Here we are at the year anniversary with the Coronavirus. What have we learned in this year of rapid paradigm shifting? If this virus were a god (or alien), what would this god be teaching us? What would we be learning about ourselves from this being? Here are some answers I came up with. 1.…

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Anxiety & Cannabis

July 30 @ 7:13 am

Here’s a fun and information packed webinar on Anxiety, what it’s designed for, when it’s gone awry and how to work with it. Including the plant medicine of cannabis.

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Cannabis Medicine

July 30 @ 7:13 am

Cannabis Medicine Webinar

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Fall Equinox 2020

July 30 @ 7:13 am

We find ourselves here, at the balance point of the year, again, the autumnal equinox. The celestial pause, resonating in our bones to mark the transition from the vigorous growth & abundance of summer into the inward seed time of the winter. The air, the birdsong, the color of the leaves, the activity of our…

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Harvest Pondering

July 30 @ 7:13 am

I hadn’t planned on writing today. I have a long list of harvest chores that needs doing aaandd, once I started working with the Tulsi, I knew I’d be sitting here writing to you. This love letter started when I began straining the Tulsi honey. I LOVE Tulsi honey and medicinal honeys are one of…

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Seed to Harvest in Photographs

July 30 @ 7:13 am

This is the story of a growing season with Tammi. Want to grow with me? Check out the new program at Heartstone Online.

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How to Know If growing Cannabis is for me?

July 30 @ 7:13 am

Many people have been curious about growing cannabis and usually come up against two major concerns.  The first is legal issues; am I “allowed” to grow this plant, and if I do, will I go to jail?  The second is the false belief that growing cannabis is just too complicated.  This post is here to…

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I May Have Been Made For These Times, But WTF Am I Supposed To Do About It?

July 30 @ 7:13 am

I absolutely believe we are made for these times.  How do I know this? Well, we are here. But, what to do?  If you are not one of the people caring for others who are sick or essential workers or family supporting these folks you are living a different reality than those in the “front…

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