Pishkaymitook (Caring) 2021

As the Frog moon reaches it’s fullest expression and the rains continue to fall, I am reminded of the Pishkaymitook (caring) lessons.  The full moon has long been a reminder to women that we have community.  Whether you simply take five minutes to yourself or...

The Gifts of Sage

As I walk across the prairie I can see the Sage beginning to push its way towards the sun.  Every dip and depression in the earth seemingly erupting with the familiar but sacred silver green leaves, and as I contemplate its purpose, I am grateful for the abundance....

A New Frog Moon

  Today we entered the Frog Moon.  It is during this cycle that the earth itself begins to warm from the longer periods of sun. As it does, the warmth awakens the frogs who begin to sing the last of the slumbering creatures into the world.  The Frogs bring us...

Thunder Beings

Part of being Métis in my family is having many different stories that come from many different peoples.  One of those stories is about the thunder beings.  Almost every First Nation on Turtle Island has knowledge and understandings associated with this warm weather...