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Kim Elovirta
Worked at Ravens Edge, LLC
Attended Central Connecticut State University
Lives in Northwest Connecticut
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Soap journey
    My friend, Mare, took a soap making class at a local store.  I thought it sounded interesting so the next time the class was offered I signed up.  It was me and one other woman learning to make soap in a small barn turned shop.  A hot plate was used to ...
    My friend, Mare, took a soap making class at a local store.  I thought it sounded interesting so the next time the class was offered I signed up.  It was me and one other woman learning to make soap in a small barn turned...
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Another great article by Dawn Hill Designs.
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Check out Dawn and her blog.  She makes wonderful one of a kind jewelry.
 
Dispelling the myth of the 10 min #Blog! http://ow.ly/tLoBz #NEW post! #blogging #socialmedia
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Snow Day
     Ah, I love New England and the winter storms that brew.  It makes me appreciate spring all the more.  And since I have long since realized that I am not irreplaceable to corporate.  It is not worth my safety, time, energy or frustration to drive to wor...
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Holy Basil
     Last week I wrote about stress .  I
mentioned a few herbs that come to mind and after I posted I remembered a few
more including one of my teas of choice at the moment Holy Basil.  She
goes by many names Sacred Basil, Tulsi (Hindi), tulasi (Hindi), sur...
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Soap Day
     I have nothing on my schedule until 6:30 tonight.  I will usher in the spring at a special gentle & restorative yoga class followed by live music and good friends.  The event is a benefit for the collective good .  So, I penciled in soap, lotion and ca...
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Cramp Bark
         Cramp bark ( Viburnum opulus) is an amazing herb. The inner and outer bark of this beautiful shrub is used medicinally. Just as its nickname suggests it is used for relieving cramps. This is do to its antispasmodic actions.  It is used as a muscle ...
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Snow Day
        Ah, I love New
England and the winter storms that brew.  It makes me
appreciate spring all the more.  And since I have long since realized that
I am not irreplaceable to corporate.  It is not worth my safety, time,
energy or frustration to drive to...
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Fire Cider
This past Sunday an event via Facebook took place - World Wide Fire Cider Making Day.  Over 2,000 people joined the event.  I was one of them.  Fire Cider is an herbal immune tonic that people have been making for decades or longer (I believe centuries).  R...
This past Sunday an event via Facebook took place - World Wide Fire Cider Making Day.  Over 2,000 people joined the event.  I was one of them.  Fire Cider is an herbal immune tonic that people have been making for decades or ...
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Herbalist, Healer, Cook
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I am an herbalist seeing people to help them discover healing through herbs and nature. I hand make skin care product which include, soap, lotion, toner, cleanser and lip balm. Each is nourishing to the skin.
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  • Ravens Edge, LLC
    Herbalist
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Northwest Connecticut
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Introduction
I am an herbalist.  I love working in the kitchen and the garden. Those loves lead me to make herbal products to nurture one inside and out. I love meeting with people and helping them find healing through herbs and nature.

See more at my blog Raven's Edge.
Bragging rights
Studied with Rosemari Roast of Walk in the Woods LLC and Rosemary Gladstar of Sage Mountain Retreat Center
Education
  • Central Connecticut State University
    BA English Literature
  • Western New England College
    MBA accounting
  • Hartford Seminary
    MA Biblical Studies
  • Andover Newton Theological School
    certificate field education supervisor
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