Join Rainbow Soul with Cricket to chat about the herbal magick in herbs! Learn about how you can use herbs, how to prepare them and more! Bring your questions!
Ms. Teri “Cricket” Owens RN, BSN, MS, received her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing in 1987, from Loyola University in Chicago, and has worked as an ICU/ER RN for almost 30 years. She began studying health, wellness, and the herbal healing arts in 1995 and earned a Masters’ Equivalent Degree in Herbal and Chinese Medicine, from the Chicago College of Healing Arts, in 2004. Over the years, Teri has enjoyed teaching health, wellness, and herbal learning classes to all ages. Subjects include wellness, hands-on cooking and medicine making, medicinal and edible plant ID walks, and herbal first aid. She teaches in the home, at Community centers and area grammar schools, local nature centers and in the field. She is the founder of EcoKids, a kids’ learning program focusing on herbal fact and lore, medicine making, and Earth ecology; co-founder of Laughing Lady Bug Botanicals, an herbal products web-based company; and one of the founding Organizers of the Midwest Herb Fest, a yearly weekend herbal learning event, in northern Indiana. She is mother to three grown children, and currently lives and travels with her partner and lab manager, alchemist, speaker/teacher, and author, Timothy “KC” Wilkerson, on their groovy blue Skoolie, Rhonda.