This year my birthday was celebrated in Snowy Beautiful Colorado. Our first active visit, as a family, and fell in love with the Mountains, nature, and surprisingly physical movement. Company of friends for adults and children added extra warmth and gratitude for the human comradery. Moreover, we were taken back how much more fun it… Continue reading Unexpected Birthday Surprise
Amazed in disbelieve. What a number, what a day and what a journey. Grateful for all of you and especially grateful for positive energy from all of my new friends. Dear friends and fellow readers, thank you for visiting PlantsandBeyond. There are lots more sharing to do and I hope you can stick around… Continue reading 500 Followers, 500 Thanks
Aerial view of Earth plane changes is simply fascinating. From dry to cold climate, the visual senses were quite preoccupied with each hour. Flying from Arizona desert to Colorado in March was super scenic. Attention was divided from the chosen literature to the vast nature outside. Soaring high has its advantages 🙂 Without messing my travel hairdo,… Continue reading Airplane ride
Sad day in my backyard and in my heart. I love this tree. It installed hope and inspiration. This Avacado plant is 10 years old and gracefully enhances our backyard. Last year it finally started reproducing. This giant gave us thousands of fruits. Bags and bags were given away as gifts. The freezer was packed… Continue reading Frozen Avacado, Mangos, and Starfruit Trees.
"There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it."🌅 ~Edith Worton 🍵Coming up on this inspiring quote, drinking my green tea in silence, this newly discovered phrase deeply resonated with my being. Going through people my path has crossed, I could count scantly who brought the light… Continue reading Spread the Light. Be the Lighthouse.✨✨✨
I would like to thank Novus Lectio for nominating me for this award. Check out her blog! She has been a true Blogging friend from the beginning of my journey until now. Loyalty I value the most and sure can find it in Novus, including her ever helpful support. Rules: 1. Acknowledge the blogger who nominated… Continue reading Liebster Award #2
Started this post a month ago, but just finished it now. My friend's life event inspired me to contemplate further into the way humans interact with each other. Each of the featured posters represents different people and their life perception that we all know. Don't have to be in the same friendship circles to find the way… Continue reading Bring your life to order
Two weeks of silence, no writing, no communication....NO BLOGGING. It has been long two weeks of hermit-like existence off the Web space. No Facebook, No Instagram, No Blogging and No Social Sites; Back to the early 90's. What does that mean in now day and age? Discovered that I really missed 2 weeks of events, celebrations, checking… Continue reading What I learned from NOT Blogging
Ancient, but Well-known Medicinal Plant that belongs in everyone’s kitchen today. 🌷Reposting one of my very first posts. This miracle plant has been a staple of my morning routine and this article serves as a gentle reminder to continue on the healing plant-based life path. Native to Africa, Aloe Vera is a hardy succulent that's… Continue reading 🌿Hail to Aloe Vera.🌿
My Blogger Friend, Lisa, nominated me with this meaningful award, to my surprise and I am here to pass it forward. Her super creative and beautiful Paper design blog, at lismorepaper.com. She sells high-quality digital paper through her Etsy shop. Working with watercolor, pen and ink, mixed media materials, and Adobe software, Lisa strives to… Continue reading Growing Self Blogger Award
Humor, music, and childishness help humanity maneuver through life. A very familiar familial drama that occurred almost 3 centuries ago. Love-stricken daughter seeks to outsmart her harsh and esteemed Father. Popular town Barber is money hungry accomplice to his well to do, hopelessly in love, friend. A noble young lad who is madly in love… Continue reading Rossini: Barber of Seville.
Juicing is a lifestyle choice. If you wish to feel alive, exuberant and face the day in your optimal condition, try hydrating your body cells, as your first step to wellness. The first juicer I experienced was 25 years ago in my parent's kitchen. Observing my Dad pressing juices was weird. I had no desire… Continue reading Juicing for Life
🌷Happy Friday Friends. 🌷 Wishing you a colorful weekend with upcoming warm Spring in mind. 🌕 Now that the full moon took away all the uncertainty and high emotions, it's time to regroup, visualize and manifest the future aligned with your goals and purpose ✨🌸☀️🌸✨ Soar high and dream big🌟 Love, Luda@PlantsandBeyond.com
Cauliflower Pizza. This Version is healthy, light, and you can eat the entire pizza. Previously, I purchased premade pizza crusts before from all kind of brands, but they were all mixed with extra flour and potatoes as a substitute. When I tried to work with the entire raw cauliflower head, I found it very messy,… Continue reading Cauliflower Pizza HomeMade
Home Grown Sprouts 101: It all started with a local purchase of Pea shoot Greens, as a snack. Dawned on me that its best and easy to grow your own, either in your own kitchen or backyard, all year round. Here are easy steps to grow your own organic sprouts: Purchase Organic Sprouts - I like… Continue reading How to Start and Grow your own Sprouts