Deep Rooted is a blog about living in a simple, natural, and peaceful way, in harmony with the earth and its cycles

Month: June 2017

Transitioning to a Summer Diet

Transitioning to a Summer Diet

It is always wise, as the seasons change, to make adjustments to our daily routines to stay in alignment with the natural world. This weekend is the first weekend of summer, and a good time to prepare ourselves for the transition into the warmest months […]

Conversation with Fa-Tai Shieh about Urban Farming

Conversation with Fa-Tai Shieh about Urban Farming

In this post, I interview Fa-Tai Shieh, the Board President of Added Value, which operates the Red Hook Community Farm in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Fa-Tai has been involved in farming for over twenty years and has been working on urban farms since the concept first […]

About Mugwort

About Mugwort

A few years ago, I learned that the herb mugwort is used to promote vivid and lucid dreaming, and is also thought to help open the third eye chakra, especially on the new and full moons. Some people make a dream pillow out of mugwort. […]


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