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Abundance of the Everyday Life - A Burdocks Diary

Posted by Monika Meulman on

Abundance of the Everyday Life - A Burdocks Diary

Are they weeds or are they unsung heroes?


Gardeners dislike weeds because they spoil grass lawns, suck away nutrients from planted harvest gardens and take over fragrant and annual flower gardens.
Weeds excel in the environment we have offered them in abundance!
(see the point here: we create this opportunistic landscape for them!!!)
We give them space: they come in and take it. Complaining about weeds growing where we have created cracks in the sidewalk and empty open soil beds between our flowers is like tsk tsking when people pile on into an empty subway car during rush hour. It is the natural flow of resources. Have you heard the saying 'the universe abhors a vacuum'? We fail to recognize abundance when we see it.

Your challenge for the season follows below - read on!

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M in March is for Action - Third Chakra opened allows us to Act

Posted by Monika Meulman on

M in March is for Action - Third Chakra opened allows us to Act

M is for Action. (Monthly article written for the South Etobicoke News) Yes, you read that right. (Ok, March is for Action!)This March, let M stand for 'make things happen'. As the weather warms up and the days get longer, you’ll notice that the birds and the bees AND the squirrel activities are well underway. They are making things happen. It’s time for you to do the same. Let's make things happen! Too often we wait for approval or an invite or a date on the calendar to tell us what to do. 'Oh, it's spring, March 20th, time to...

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Free Seed Library - Etobicoke Eco Hub

Posted by Janelle Carriere on

Free Seed Library - Etobicoke Eco Hub

Seed library is open!

We’re always looking for seeds!

If you have extra or leftover seeds that you would like to donate to the Free Seed Library, you can drop them off at our Eco Hub, the Healing Muse Apothecary 7 days/week

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