Shout out to the Wholistic Nutrition Program (Group 6) Students!

On Friday, September 22nd, the Wholistic Nutrition Program Group 6 (WNP6) students hosted a free community event! We had a great turn out of friends, family, community members, current students and alum of The Wellspring School. Everyone loved the unique booth ideas, the yummy samples, and our student's enthusiasm! Electronic versions of ALL of their incredible recipes and handouts will be available by following THIS [.....]

FREE Community Event! Wholistic Nutrition Health Fair

One of the things we look forward to with every one of our Wholistic Nutrition Program groups is the Community Health Fair they are all required to host as one of their additional requirements near the end of their program. The students work hard to put together an event that is educational, fun, family friendly and provides the community with an opportunity to learn about wholistic nutrition and health related [.....]

Red Root: a Common Western Herb Used in a Chinese Medicine Practice

photo credit: Scott Kloos - Pacific Northwest Medicinal Plants   Master Lymphatic Cleanser: Red Root - Ceonthus Americanus / Ceanothus Velutinas by Rylen Lee Feeney, Diplomate of Chinese Herbs (NCCAOM)   If you are a gardener then you know that Ceanothus is often referred to as wild lilac and does well in sandy, dry soil - making it a great drought resistant planting choice for Pacific Northwest gardens. [.....]