Shane’s Corner – New Rhythms

I haven’t made a blog post in a few months, since my rhythm like most people’s rhythm has changed, so this one will include some highlights from the past few months. I hope it gives you some pleasure and laughs. Big Oak Canyon Highlights “Rattlesnake, we see how you’re enjoying Read more…

Nature is for Everyone

In the past few weeks, Earthroots has taken time to listen, observe and learn how we can transform our organization to be more in alignment with our core values of “connecting with ourselves, each other and nature”. We have come to recognize that our organizational biases have been stifling our Read more…

COVID-19 Statement from Earthroots

Dear Earthroots Community, In light of the recent events surrounding the COVID-19 virus, our organization has decided to implement precautionary measures to help keep our community healthy and safe. Effective immediately, all current classes, events, and gatherings will be postponed or canceled. All weekly classes have been canceled until the Read more…

Winter Renewal

As the hustle and bustle from the holidays settle down, I like to observe the beautiful winter colors of January. This is my favorite time to get out into the natural jewels of Orange County. It’s not too hot and if I’m lucky, I can pull out and actually wear, Read more…

Survival Skills: Food

It was the fourth day of my survival skills training & we were on the topic of food. Lessons ranged from trapping & skinning animals to leaching and cooking acorns. Our instructor, Tom Brown Jr., described how the notches on the traps had to be cut at precise angles, exact Read more…

Instructor Highlight – Kat Cobb

Meet Mrs. Kat, Earthroots’ new Program Director, Homeschool Field Class lead instructor, and Eco-Literacy instructor at the Journey School. Mrs. Kat finds joy being a mentor to children, young adults, and other teachers in nature-connection, farm to table cooking, horticulture, confidence and safety in nature, and environmental science. The last 5 years Read more…

Mission and Vision

Mission: Earthroots is a non-profit 501(c)3 education organization dedicated to cultivating a sense of care and connection between people and the natural world. Earthroots inspires life-long dedication to environmental stewardship & community through deep nature connection mentoring. In our creative learning environments, Earthroots participants gain a better understanding of how Read more…