Culture Blog

Carrier Intuition and Connection to the Land
February 01, 2017

Check out our guest post by Robert Abraham who shared a story about his mother’s intuition, and the connection between Carrier people and their...

Traditional Stories - Estas Part 1
November 25, 2016

The first post in our Traditional Stories series, check out a few tales about the Carrier trickster - Estas!

Birch Bark Basket Making with Noleen McQuary
November 21, 2016

We were delighted to have Noleen McQuary join us recently to share some of her knowledge around Carrier Birch Bark Basket making.

Carrier Traditional Medicines Part 5 – Animal Medicine
September 28, 2016

Our final traditional medicine blog post features information shared by our research participants on animal medicines.

Carrier Traditional Medicines Part 4 - Preparation, Intent and Sharing Medicine
August 24, 2016

This post contains some of the knowledge shared from the our Traditional Medicine Resarch Project participants around harvesting and preparation of...

Carrier Traditional Medicines Part 3 - Types of Healing
July 27, 2016

In this third blog post in our Traditional Medicines Series we will explore the different types of healing identified by our research participants...

Carrier Traditional Medicines Part 2 - Respect When Harvesting Plants
June 30, 2016

In this second article in the Carrier Traditional Medicines series, we explore some of the philosophy around respect when harvesting traditional...

Carrier Traditional Medicines Part 1- 2003 Research Project
June 29, 2016

An overview of a research project conducted in 2003 by CSFS to preserve Carrier traditional medicine is provided in this article, along with photos...

Nah 'wess "Soap Berries" with Sarah Hein
June 29, 2016

CSFS Nurse Educator and member of Stellaquo Sarah Hein shares information about the Carrier medicine and 'indian icecream' whipped treat Nah 'wess,...