Bright: A person who has a naturalistic worldview, free of supernatural and mystical elements. (definition from Daniel Dennett, American philosopher and author)
Green Witch: A person whose religion is her life, her life is her art, and her art is the wise use of the green plants of the Earth. (definition from Susun S. Weed, American herbalist and wise woman)
Herban Cowgirl: A Bright Green Witch who is Urban Homesteading. (this is Aida and Daisy’s definition)
Leavers: A term usually used as an umbrella label covering traditional/tribal cultures and societies. Leaver societies are characterized by an economy of giving and receiving human support. (definition from Daniel Quinn, American author)
Possum Living The title of a 1978 book by Dolly Freed. It describes a lifestyle of living well on almost no money.
Takers: A term used as an umbrella label covering most modern/industrialized cultures. Taker societies are characterized by an economy of buying and selling products and services. (also from Daniel Quinn — defined further in his Ishmael book series)
Unschooling: A definition for this term is difficult to pin down. Google it and see. It generally describes a method of teaching and learning that takes place without a school or specific curriculum.