Be a Kitchen Witch: Missives from the Community Cauldron On Crafting Herbal Medicine at Home
A collaborative zine made to ignite your medicine making practice, Be a Kitchen Witch: Missives from the Community Cauldron on Crafting Herbal Medicine at Home is an indispensable guide for anyone looking to deepen their herb practice. Crafting your own medicines is a form of activism and Be a Kitchen Witch wants to support you in building a versatile home or community apothecary ripe with possibilities.
With step-by-step recipes and medicine stories from seventeen herbalists plus beginner friendly tips and a resource list to sustain you moving forward.
From the introduction:
“Medicine making recipes have been preserved and passed down through the generations. Some herbal preparations have been used and perfected for thousands of years - telling stories of people, place and perseverance. These traditions were kept sacred and alive by witches and wise women, midwives and medicine men who passed them along from family member to family member, neighbor to neighbor, teacher to apprentice. And now, we wish to pass our favorite recipes and methods of preparing herbal medicine along to you.”
40 pages, spiral coil bound