Category: Workshops

Go Absolutely Wild this Burn’s Night!

You’re invited to a Burns Supper with a wild twist. On Saturday 23 January (2016) I’ll be holding a foraged Wild Burns Supper. Tickets are available for just 12 people… Read More

Scotland Tide Tables for Coastal Foraging

When you’re foraging at the seaside it’s handy, essential even, to know when low tide is! Here is a useful website link to all the tide tables in Scotland and the… Read More

Edible Seashore with John Wright

Edible Seashore Coastal gourmet foraging day out with John Wright (River Cottage) & Monica Wilde (Napiers the Herbalists) with a wild gourmet lunch and treats! Join us in May 2017, for a… Read More

Soap workshop at Redhall Walled Gardens

My thanks to the 25 Sikh ladies and members of the Pentland Transition Group who made Saturday such a fun day. Everyone seemed to be enjoying themselves. For those of… Read More

Herbal Power Juices – Your Food is your Medicine.

Our bodies digest raw, enzyme active juice far more quickly and efficiently than solid food. Juices are nutrient-dense and supercharge the body in the same way that herbal tinctures work.… Read More

Herbal Power Juices – The Recipies

A “herb shot” for me is 20 ml in a 200ml glass of juice. Or around 30 ml in a 300 ml glass. All approximate as Paleolithic people did not… Read More

Where to buy Ingredients and Equipment

Fields and Forests Project – Equipment and Supplies Supplies can be bought at NAPIERS THE HERBALISTS www.napiers.net – Essential oils, dried herbs, etc. Also two shops in Edinburgh and one… Read More

Fields and Forest Project – Making Creams

Fields and Forest Project – Making a Simple Cold Cream This recipe makes 250g cream. This will fill 5 x 50 ml size pots. (A useful measurement to know is… Read More

Fields and Forest Project – Flower and Herbal Oils

Fields and Forests Project – Flower and Herbal Oils Gather flowers in the early morning. Later in the day, the heat of the day may have evaporated some of the… Read More

Fields and Forests Project – Flower Waters

Fields and Forests Project – Flower Water Gather flowers in the early morning. Later in the day, the heat of the day may have evaporated some of the essential oils… Read More