These lovely folks are the heart and soul of the One World Herbal Community, get to know them below!
Becky is a mother, herbalist, Reiki practitioner and owner/creator of Cedar Hill Herbs where she creates herbal remedies and organic botanical skincare products from homegrown and ethically wildcrafted ingredients. She is also the founder and coordinator of the One World Herbal Community. Based out of the Okanagan Valley in the interior of British Columbia, she is passionate about organic gardening, inspiring and educating folks about plants and their uses and serving her community.
Nicole is a budding herbalist and Culinary Nutrition Expert. She has a special place in her heart for culinary herbalism which combines her two loves. You can find her over at Radical Alchemy, where she writes about her culinary and herbal adventures, and sells herbal goods.
Kate M Brunner
Kate is a writer, healer, homeschooling mother, member of The Sisterhood of Avalon, & resident of Heartwood Cohousing in Bayfield, Colorado. Kate is a presenter for Red Tents & women’s retreats. She also hosts seasonal women’s gatherings, priestesses labyrinth rituals, and facilitates workshops on an assortment of women’s healing & spirituality topics. During 2016, she presented at the Association for the Study of Women and Mythology Conference in Boston, MA, at the SOA’s first open online conference, AvaCon 2016, & at the inaugural Ninefold Festival in Orange, CT. She is also published in Flower Face: A Devotional Anthology in Honor of Blodeuwedd and The Goddess in America: The Divine Feminine in Cultural Context.
Farrah Thompson, DBM
Farrah has completed extensive studies in botanical medicine and holistic nutrition. A graduate of the Doctor of Botanical Medicine program through National University of Medical Sciences (Madrid), she has a passion for women’s health and paediatrics. She has her own practice, Carlisle Integrative Wellness, in her community and hopes to continue to share her knowledge, educating and inspiring families towards their best health.
Manissha Dutta Chohan
Manissha is a budding herbalist, a media professional, an entrepreneur with a start up that makes bath and body care products, mother of two doting kids and an avid traveler. It’s during her travels, she discovered that her heart and soul get peace only when she is amidst nature, so much so that she left her high profile media job to pursue her love for herbs and nature. She loves to imbibe what she learns into her daily routine, hence, herbs often show up in what she eat, wears and the products she makes.
Nicole is a California native and student of all things herbal. She is currently working to complete the Advanced Course in herbalism through the Herbal Academy with the hope of opening her own herbal products shop for those in her community and those online to enjoy. Nicole loves cooking, hiking, and exploring the natural world around her.
Colleen Grassnick is a Naturopath that holds two Bachelor degrees in the health sector and is passionate about finding the root cause of disease, removing disease-contributing factors and guiding the body through its natural healing processes. While using evidence-based herbal and nutritional medicine as well as dietary and lifestyle changes, Colleen looks at each body as a unique, intelligently designed entity.