Gretchen Gross is a Burlington-based writer and co-author of But Dad! A Survival Guide for Single Fathers of Tween and Teen Daughters.
Written by Gretchen Gross | November 28, 2013
As Cynthea Wight Hausman was growing up—first on a commune in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and later on her family’s New Hampshire homestead—fresh and organic foods were plentiful. In her teens, Cynthea made her own remedies and lotions from herbs and flowers gathered from the woods and gardens surrounding her home.