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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

Edible Gardens · gardening · health · plants · Recipe

How to Start and Grow your own Sprouts

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

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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

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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  

Edible Gardens · plants · travel

Tree Frog Beauty

My favorite amphibian in the world.  How could one not like these beauties? Just look at the color and complexion! Sweet baby, you are safe with me.🐸   Staring at my amphibian book or rare species for hours as a child, I use to wonder where such cuties reside? If only future self would share… Continue reading Tree Frog Beauty

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Chicken Poop Lip Balm

Are you as disgusted as I am? Who would ever buy this and use it on their own lips? Shopping at the local Hardware store for upcoming Planting project, I stood patiently in line waiting for the cashier. All of a sudden black and white counter display of lip balm caught my wondering glance. It stated:… Continue reading Chicken Poop Lip Balm

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⚜️France⚜️

Poem by an aspiring Guest Writer. After reading this writing, I really want to visit again and taste my absolute favorite treat ~ Buttery Croissants: 🥐🥐🥐 ⛲️ France, an incredibly ancient, multi-cultured country Spread out like jam on bread The scent of pastries Flying through the air Excitement filled the atmosphere Widened eyes Ready to… Continue reading ⚜️France⚜️

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Happy Birthday Surprise

Edible Planter is most creative, edible and living Birthday Present. This husband is a lucky man to get this thoughtful surprise present from his loving wife. A birthday....Of her husband....and her creative surprise idea impressed me to the core. Working with plants is an utmost thrilling time of my day, but an idea of helping out the… Continue reading Happy Birthday Surprise

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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

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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🌿🥔🌱

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300 Followers -About to do Cart Wheels🤸🏻‍♀️🤸🏻‍♀️🤸🏻‍♀️

Today, I am so thrilled to have your love and support. 3️⃣0️⃣0️⃣ Followers on my little blog that make me do the imaginary cartwheels. In my mind, I am spinning of joy, jumping and singing. Have an amazing weekend, my friends. My life is richer and colorful with you in it. An amazing community of… Continue reading 300 Followers -About to do Cart Wheels🤸🏻‍♀️🤸🏻‍♀️🤸🏻‍♀️

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🌱

Edible Gardens · plants · Recipe

Organic Kale Smoothie🌿

October 2017 curly Kale. Notice how truly Organic it is. Not so large is it?! Even in stores, their certified organic Greens are much larger than backyard organically grown. Something to keep in mind.   Here is my usual Organic Morning Smoothy recipe:🥑🍌🍏🥒🍍🍌🌿   Bunch of Kale Green Apple, peeled Aloe leaf Moringa powder (1… Continue reading Organic Kale Smoothie🌿

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The Witch is In

Not their Mommy, but a Witch. This is what my dear teenagers call me when I am writing, creating and working on my new blog. It is Autumn, but not quite the festive end of October Halloween Holliday yet. My increasingly annoyed and bored kids are placing Witch signs all over my office. “Mom”……………… “Moom”………………… Continue reading The Witch is In