Birthday Gatherings on the Land – Festive, Seasonal, Local and Land-Based Experiences.
Common Roots invites you and your family to celebrate your child's birthday! Hosted by Joanne Denne and Anna Courture. Come celebrate your birthday with Common Roots. More information below.
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!"
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
Cookies stuffed with berry filling. Herbal
Autumn Fire Element
"Fruits of the Harvest?"
Hulling squash seeds to free the seed within.
Wild apple forage.
Soaking, sautéing and
seeds for next year?
garden Squash Soup and
Freshly Pressed Grape
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.