The American kestrel (Falco sparverius) might not be the first bird you associate with cities but even if you haven’t spotted one that doesn’t mean there’s not one in your neighborhood.
I’m the kind of person who thinks it’s important to know what is in the products you’re exposing your body to, and to be educated about all the potential effects they might have.
HERBS: ROSE, LAVENDER, BIRCH, CEDAR
USES: PERFUME, AROMATHERAPY
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PRODUCT: SCHMIDT’S – NATURAL DEODORANT STICK, CEDARWOOD + JUNIPER
BASICS: DEODORANT | $8.99 / 3.25 oz | CRUELTY FREE – VEGAN – NATURAL – ALUMINUM FREE
HERBS: CEDARWOOD – JUNIPER
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Living in the city, you might think that there’s not much for an arborist to do or see. In truth it is one of the most biodiverse environments I’ve lived in – particularly in terms of the trees and plants that can be seen here. Continue reading “Field Notes: Spring Buds in Central Park”
PRODUCT: WELEDA SAGE DEODORANT
BASICS: DEODORANT | $12.00 / 3.4 oz | CRUELTY FREE – CERTIFIED NATURAL – FAIR TRADE – ORGANIC
HERBS: SAGE LEAF OIL, TEA TREE, LEMON
There are some things that never change, no matter where you live – even though my apartment is in a relatively industrial area, around the corner from a seemingly endless stretch of warehouses, the cacophony of spring still reaches my bedroom in the morning.