Bitter Herbs

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spring rain 

fills my empty bowl

with bitter herbs

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©WabiSabi 2013

For Carpe Diem ‘ shitamoe – sprouting grasses and forbs’

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    • And in simpler times, before food was frozen and shipped long distances, the first greens,although bitter, were a welcome addition to the table. Herbalists and wise women knew that these greens purified and nourished after a winter of roots and hunger! So add some dandelion greens to your salad and celebrate the place of bitter herbs in our collective history!

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