SUHALY BAUTISTA-CAROLINA, aka Moon Mother, is an AfroDominican herbalist, artist, educator, and community organizer whose work lives intentionally at the intersection of plant power and people power. In 2018, Suhaly founded Moon Mother Apothecary, a practice, portal, and offering of heart-centered, moon-powered medicines created in the traditional wisdom and knowledge of her ancestors. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, Oprah Magazine, Bustle, and Nylon Magazine, among others. Find her at www.moonmotherapothecary.com.
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