We have a few Forsythia bushes around our property and in the spring – their pops of yellow are one of the first things to bring color to the yard! Such a pleasure to look at when their branches fill with lots of yellow flowers – and the smell is amazing! I think they smell … More Forsythia Fun!
Instead of writing this up twice… 🙂 (I am not really blog-savvy as you might have observed! hahaha…) Here’s the link that takes you over to my (and hubby’s) homesteading blog; where I originally wrote a little ditty about making a little something with cottonwood buds (for your apothecary). 🙂 Gotta share the love! (and … More Cottonwoods Tincture/Infusion
As a beekeeper it’s easy to get my hands on some propolis – as a holistic wellness lifestyler… I am glad that I can! It’s not that it’s rare or really hard to come by (because the internet has made getting things in ones possession a lot easier); it’s that I know the history, the … More Propolis Tincture
The hubby and I live in an area where wildfires are becoming the norm for summer/fall activity. Not the best in ‘activities’, that’s for sure. But they are happening and some, over the years, have been more close to home than others. We have had to evacuate a time or two. Our place-of-residence(s) would make … More End of Summer Smokes
Fall is around the corner! Not journaling much right now; this is obvious! 🙂 It’s canning season, preserving mode has been going on! As for the garden: a quick check in – she’s doing… okay. It wasn’t the fab production I was hoping for. Not complaining, just wished it was a little more… thick with … More And just like that…