Intro-The many faces of Rose for physical, emotional, and spiritual health
Journey– 15 min to the Spirit of Rose
The many faces of Rose : scent ( rosewater spritzer), flower essence, tea of petals to drink or bathe, rose petal jam, rose petal elixir, rose brandy-tincture, planting and caring for in your yard, seeking wild rose in the untamed area, rose hips in the fall, and medicinal uses.
Medicinal uses –
Woman’s Ally – heavy menses tea (with hibiscus), spritzer during hot flashes, rose water is moisturizing and good for the skin; Maiden= flower bud, Mother=bloom, Crone= rose hip (full of nourishment gathered over life): The Rose is beautiful AND has thorns to protect herself
Heart Medicine – grief, heartbreak, anger all soothed by rose
Balancing Energies – overcoming excess heat of various kinds; a Cooling Brew – hibiscus, rose tea w a pinch of cinnamon, let it cool then add some organic grape juice
Journey– 15 min