Meet Firefly Gathering’s New Community Equity Advocate

Firefly is committed to creating a welcoming and diverse community with the help of Isa Whittaker.

Violet, Chickweed, and Nettles, Oh My!

Edible stinging nettles

There is nothing like foraging for wild foods to enhance our appreciation for the abundant ways that nature supports our lives.

The Sacred Economics of Cooperative Homesteading

farm fresh eggs on natural cloth

Lots of folks choose to try to leave the earning-based system, yet what many people find is that this work is overwhelming.

Reclaiming Gifting

three candles in a Christmas tree

Gifting is costly, ungainly, and not only unsustainable, but downright wasteful. What must we do about this?