So, What is Sweetgrass?
Sweetgrass is a sacred plant to Native Americans. Its scientific name is Hierochloe adorata, meaning the fragrant, holy grass. In the Cherokee language, wiingaashk, it...Read More
Sweetgrass Community Creates Website
The Sweetgrass website launched at the end of August, 2017. We board members had to dig deep and think about every aspect of the project....Read More
Board Members Visit Community on Bainbridge Island
Board Members Visit Community on Bainbridge Island Sweetgrass board members traveled to Seattle in August and visited Winslow Cohousing Community on Bainbridge Island. The community...Read More
Baby Boomers and Other Residents
Our community is like a three-legged stool. It takes all three legs (seniors, young people and those with mild disabilities) to make the stool, and...Read More
Dirt Makes You Happy
Recent research has shown that having one’s hands in the dirt increases feelings of happiness. The gardeners among us knew that already! Seriously, research has...Read More
What’s an Agrihood?
Thanks to Ross Chapin Architects for allowing the use of photos depicting communities and houses designed by their company. These photos communicate the vision of...Read More