As late autumn approaches, our thoughts turn to cold weather and the holiday season. Walnut is a gem, offering medicine, food and plenty of craft ideas.
This month we’ll have lots of fun exploring these aspects of Black Walnut. Learn to make colorfast and lightfast ink, just like it was made centuries ago! You’ll also have fun creating some wrapping paper which can be used for holiday wrapping and make some buttons to make any ordinary article of clothing extra special.
Medicinally, you will learn some simple remedies for dealing with shingles and chicken pox, fungi such as candida and ringworm and many parasites.
We rounded off our recipe page with a delicious saucy treat, sure to please every crowd.
There are lots of games, puzzles and recipes to make learning all about Black Walnut lots of fun!
Wondering about Walnut Table of Contents:
Note to Parents
All About Black Walnut
Scramble, Search and More: Hidden Words, Matching Definitions, Label the Plant Parts, Word Search
Herbal Lore: Black Walnut’s Creation
Songs and Poems: Need Black Walnut, Haiku
Herbal Recipes: Black Walnut Infused Oil, Black Walnut Tincture, Black Walnut Leaf Tea, Black Walnut Sauce Cake
Herbal Crafts: Herb Pressing/Drawing, Gypsy Walnut Ink, Walnut Buttons, Walnut Stamped Wrapping Paper
Maze: Help The Worm Through the Walnut
Journal: Write your thoughts, medicine making notes and other information about your month with Black Walnut
PDF digital file – 37 pages from Cover to Resource Page.