I’m a tree lover, all sorts of trees, but especially food-bearing trees.  They can be dangerous too, in storms or high winds.  We have experienced a few trees falling down over the years and damaging what they fell on, still, I wouldn’t give up on a tree just because it fell over.

Trees provide shelter, food, stability, shade, and sanity just to name a few. Trees provide leaves, bark, roots, and flowers for essential oils. Trees are homes to birds and wildlife, they bring better air quality, colour and shape to our world.

Trees For Emotional Pleasure…

I’d like to share Hermann Hesse’s description of trees, what their relationship is with each other, and us.  This was taken from his 1920 collection of fragments, Wandering: Notes and Sketches. 

Hermann Hesse (July 2, 1877–August 9, 1962). (more…)