The more I think about truth in the abstract sense, the more I think the truth will never be known. However, when I think about truth, it feels intuitive to me to think about the source.
The source, being of course the planet and its elements. There are so many studies now saying this is good for you, this is bad for you, it is almost too much! Instead of getting confused, cerebral, and somewhat crazy with the science of nutrition and food, I like to search for ways to come back to that which is forgotten: being self-sustainable with food, and knowing where it is coming from. My back yard!
Although I live in a city and it will be a while before I am set up enough to live off my balcony, I take pleasure to discover what contribution I can do. One of these, which I planting this seed early (no pun intended!) is the sunflower seed.
You can harvest the seeds directly from the center. Place the seeds in a ziploc bag, roll over with a wine bottle (yes! enjoy a lovely glass of wine the night bef...
Mont-Royal was considered a sacred nature space in times of epidemics. It was thought that access to nature helped in healing and recovery. Having access to this space in the thick of pollution and a booming industrial city was a place of refuge.
This is why I fully support the closure of Camillien-Houde to drivers, and to preserve the natural landscape that this city offers.
Every year the mountain hosts a clean-up. Please join me in April to remove the waste that should not be there.