Amber Shehan is the head pixie in charge at Pixiespocket.com. Visit to learn about herbalism, foraging, brewing, and more!

Hello! I'm Amber.

Welcome to the Pixie's Pocket!

Here, you'll find articles about foraging foods and brewing meads, recipes for fermented foods and delicious things made with too much butter, and the occasional account of my gardening mishaps.

Enjoy! Drop me a line if you have any questions.

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Orlando lawns into suburban gardens!
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From NPR: Florida is sometimes known for the nicely groomed lawns of homeowners who enjoy their green carpets of grass. Chris Castro is changing that by working on a project that’s turning his neighbors’ lawns... Read More

World’s Best Hunting Dog
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Eric and I often sit outside in the evening and read, or drink a beer together and catch up on the events of our day. Our pup Sandy loves it when we’re outdoors, and she... Read More

Ooooh, a plant kaleidoscope!
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I had no idea that this existed, but now that I know, I need one. Behold, the PLANT KALEIDOSCOPE! I’d never leave my garden again… Speaking of gardens, I hope yours is coming along well. What... Read More

A gem of a Dandelion Wine recipe!
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It started on Pinterest, browsing for brewing goodies, when I was directed to this gorgeous recipe on a forum called “X Marks the Scot.”  The image that led me there belonged to a gentleman who... Read More

So I did a thing…
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I started a Patreon for Pixie’s Pocket.  I’m terrified. I’m also elated! Those of you who subscribe to my email newsletter will get the announcement today. I’m flinging myself off of a cliff, like the Fool... Read More

 

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Chickweed Tincture

Made from beautiful, fresh green chickweed! Sustainably harvested.

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Motherwort Tincture
Motherwort Tincture

Made from a lovely, thriving Motherwort plant that’s taking over a shady corner of my front yard, tinctured in vodka.

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Lemon Balm Tincture

Made from lemon balm wild-crafted in a responsible sustainable manner; tinctured in vodka.

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Poke Root Tincture

Made from poke root wild-crafted in a responsible sustainable manner; tinctured in 100% proof alcohol.

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Chakra Tarot Reading
Chakra Tarot Reading

Chakras are seven points throughout your body, each of whom focus on a different energy. This reading provides insight into each of your chakras, and points out the overarching theme.

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3 Card Tarot Reading

Past * Present * Future

The 3 card reading is great to give a snapshot of your progress or status in a certain realm of your life. Is your focus on work, spirit, relationships, or financial success? This quick reading can give a look into the influences from the past, the current status, and where it is all headed.

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