Hi, My name is Satu Hovi. I am a consultant of the use of wild herbs, a textile historian and an author.
Welcome to visit my pages!
I teach classes and give lessons of the following subjects:
How to use herbs as medicine, food and cosmetics; Medieval living, food, costumes, cosmetics and herbs. How to build (Medieval) herb gardens
I am the author of the following books (in Finnish):
Keskiajan puvut (Medieval Costumes) Art House 2013, 2017
Keskiajan maut (Medieval Tastes) Art House 2015
Luonnonyrtit (Wild Herbs) Readme.fi 2017
Yrttitarha - kasvata, kerää, säilö, käytä (Herb Garden) Readme.fi 2018
Marjat - Tunnistaminen ja viljely, terveysvaikutukset, reseptit, (Berries) Readme.fi 2019
Do not hesitate to contact me in all kind of questions concerning herbs, food etc, or of medieval living and edible herbs. I would be pleased if you or someone you know will be interested in translating my books into English and publishing them, please let me know.
In these pages you will find great many articles of the above mentioned subjects.