Bring your life to order

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


What I learned from NOT Blogging

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

Edible Gardens · gardening · plants

Growing Self Blogger Award

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


Rossini: Barber of Seville.

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.

Edible Gardens · gardening · plants · Uncategorized

Juicing for Life

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

gardening · plants

🌿🌷C’mon Spring 🌷🌿

🌷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

Edible Gardens · gardening · plants

Fibonacci Sequence in Nature and Plants.

The Fibonacci sequence appears in the smallest, to the largest objects in nature. It is a way for information to flow in a very efficient manner. The actual Fibonacci sequence is this series of numbers: 0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34. Simply put, the next number in the sequence is formed by… Continue reading Fibonacci Sequence in Nature and Plants.

Recipe · travel

My First….. American Alligator

They exist, they exist, Alligators are real. Serene Sunday family dinner was full of excitement.  Turns out there are 2000 alligators in this local Tarpon Spring Lake. Ah hmmm, practically in my backyard? Really? They do look so cute, though... Swimming by nonchalantly         Kids, don't try this at home 🙂 Later, Alligator.… Continue reading My First….. American Alligator

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One Lovely Blog Award

Hello my dear friends One more award  – I love receiving these awards, makes my heart feel warm & fuzzy. To think that lovely people in the blogging world take the time to read my blogs & feel that I deserve these awards surprises me and makes me feel with joy. Novus Lectio has nominated me… Continue reading One Lovely Blog Award

travel · Uncategorized

Florida Holiday season 2017

Happy Holidays from Florida my lovely Friends. I wish you  Peace on Earth, Joy, Hope, and Wonder that the season can bring!  May your walls know joy, may every room hold laughter, and every window open to great possibility -- Mary Anne Radmacher Happy Holidays, everyone! Luda@PlantsandBeyond  


Liebster Award

Just when I was congratulating a fellow blogger, Vero & little Canito on her award, I saw my name nominated in her post. Ha! I didn't expect it and was so pleasantly surprised and very honored. Told my family and then I told my family, again. They said they heard it already and my response was:… Continue reading Liebster Award

Edible Gardens · plants · Recipe

Thanksgiving Day Message 🌿💫🍂✨🦃✨🍂💫🌿

Thanksgiving Day is more than festivities, its the perfect time to remind one another of the many reasons there are to be grateful and ponder upon what lessons we learned and how we can spread happiness around, to look back at all the great memories and good people who came into our lives. Here is… Continue reading Thanksgiving Day Message 🌿💫🍂✨🦃✨🍂💫🌿

Recipe · travel

EVOS Feel Great Food

A local restaurant where you can order a meal without guilt and regret. Right here in Carrollwood, Florida, we are fortunate to have this amazing health-oriented restaurant. My daughter googled local healthy places to eat and found Evos right next door to us. http://evos.com/ I don’t mind my girl taking a carry out from this… Continue reading EVOS Feel Great Food

dog · Edible Gardens · gardening · plants · Uncategorized

Sweet Red Potato Vine🌿🥔🌱

One of my favorite Easy to grow Sweet Red Potato edible Vines. So easy to propagate- just snip and stick in water. Watch the roots grow. Plant at the desired location. It is that simple. Ornamental sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas), grown primarily for its purple, chartreuse, or variegated foliage, is a true sweet potato. As such, the tubers it… Continue reading Sweet Red Potato Vine🌿🥔🌱

Edible Gardens · plants

🌾Balcony Bliss🌱

🌳What a gratifying feeling to make a positive difference in people's lives.  🌿Helping others improving their lives makes my existence worthwhile, especially if it involves plants, healing, and tranquility. 🌸 A recent Balcony project was a labor of love. A wonderful gentleman wanted to improve his patio natural ambiance, get professional plant advice about succulents and… Continue reading 🌾Balcony Bliss🌱