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Forest Friend (for-ist frend) n. Elfin being of Ontario woodlands, known for environmental consciousness and earth-based spirituality

Since ancient times the Forest Friends have recognized the interdependence of all lifeforms, thus they understand that to live in Harmony with the Earth, with the Others, and within their own community is essential for their survival, balance, and joy of living.  Their nature-based wisdom has important messages for our fast-paced technological age.


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Two more Christmas shows to go! (Batawa tomorrow and then Handmadeology in Trenton on the 25th) ... and I suddenly realized I was almost out of my "Wisdom of Nature" gift sets. They involve more than a one-day process, so there has been some scurrying this week. These sets of 36 nature-based symbols are a wonderful gift for Nature-lovers, especially if they are open to seeing the lesson or message behind the object. Available at Christmas Craft Fusion in Batawa (Ontario) tomorrow - along with an amazing variety of other beautiful handmade items. ... See MoreSee Less

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This little one is excited about being part of a special craft show: Christmas Craft Fusion, taking place in Batawa (Ontario) this Saturday, from 9 to 3. Check out their FB page! And then come and check out the creations of an amazing bunch of talented people. Down-To-Earth Creations will be there... ... See MoreSee Less

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