Festive Seasonal Food and Land-Based Gatherings
Solar Surprise and Green Goodness Get Togethers
- Birthdays, Reunions, Nature Outings
- Now scheduling May-July celebrations
Come Steep Your Senses in Nature’s Magic
- Make and Sip Flower Power Waters
- Put Your Nose and Toes in the Green Wild
- Food Nibbles and Medicinals
Walkabouts, Art, Story
Each gathering is planned to celebrate your child.
Check www.commonroots.org for a calendar of available dates.
Sliding scale available. $100 hour/2 hours recommended.
What are families saying about Common Roots Gathering on the Land?
"I loved honoring my daughter in such a beautiful place while giving homage to the season around her birth. Your gift with children allowed me to relax and let someone else lead the way! Thank you JoAnne. It was a great memory to have from her special day. " (Mother of 5 year old) A five year old accompanied by her father who is a local doctor attended a birthday gathering. They sent JoAnne a colorful thank you drawing that said "I loved having a party in the flower gardens!"
Gatherings Last Year
Spring Water Element -A Sap and Seeds Celebration?
“A Sap and Seeds Celebration?
Soaking nuts and quinoa, grating cacao, Grinding nutflours, reducing sap, whittling sap taps. Nutflour Waffles and Maple Quinoa, Chocolate GFCake, Fresh Sap Waters
Summer Air Element
“Berries and Flower Power Tea Party?”
Berry delights, harvesting and wilting lemon balm leaves and lavender Lemon Balm/Lavender Cookies stuffed with berry filling. Herbal Floral Water
Autumn Fire Element
“Fruits of the Harvest?”
Hulling squash seeds to free the seed within. Wild apple forage. Soaking, sautéing and spicing. Reserving seeds for next year? garden Squash Soup and Applesauce Bundtcake Freshly Pressed Grape Juice
Winter Earth Element
“The Dreaming Earth: Tending the Sun Deep in our RootsParty?”
Fire building and cooking over fire. Grinding nutflours, Pulverize cinnamon bark, grate ginger root Ginger root Carrot Muffins Coconut Cream Frosting. Hot Ginger Cinnamon Cider or Healthy SMores over the Fire.