Archive | May 6, 2017

The Hidden Dangers of Botany

Guilty as charged

The Biologist's Garden

Pursuit of botany starts off innocently enough: maybe you are a gardener interested in learning about plant biology, maybe you are a survivalist wanting to learn about edible plants, or maybe you are a wildlife lover who wants to attract hummingbirds to your yard. Whatever the reason, you need to make sure you are fully prepared for the havoc you may wreak upon your life.  Before you read that gardening book, click that link, or go to that native plant conference, take the time to educate yourself about the hidden dangers of botany:

  1. You can’t un-see the scenery.

Like walking in on your parents, plant identification is one of those things that you can’t un-see.  Before you learn about botany, the world around you consists of only vague categories of greenery.  Afterwards, plant scientific names practically scream themselves at you every time you go outside. Sure you might feel “more…

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My Tarot Reading

Deck: The Gaian Tarot
Spread: One Card
Date: Sat May 06 12:09:27 PDT 2017

Your Card
Ten of Fire

Does it feel like your dreams have gone up in smoke? Are you overwhelmed or burdened by loss? Remember that new seedlings grow and flourish in the ashes of a spent fire. You must release your passions and your energies. It’s time.

Shadow side: You can only focus on the devastation and loss, and see no hope for the future. This is a time for trust and for patience, until you see the seedlings emerge from the ashes.

Presented by The Gaian Tarot app from The Fool’s Dog.