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
🌳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🌱
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🌿
⏳By moving through your life more slowly and attentively, you'll discover a great deal of wisdom emerging from unexpected sources that you'd otherwise miss by being in a hurry.⌛️ Not so afraid of my puppy Zoe, this marvelous morning guest was crossing the backyard, chewing on leaves. So very cute, indeed.🍀 I had to look… Continue reading Don’t shoo away this Tortoise visitor!🌾🐾🐢
Who knew Radish seeds come from bolted Seed Pods? 🌿 Even I found it fascinating how to harvest Radish seeds. This is last Spring's overgrown raised bed radish crops left to bolt specifically for seed collection purposes. Last season's Frankenstein radish produced mega quantities of pods. My fingers are sore now from all the peeling and harvesting. But… Continue reading Morning Finger Excercise🌼🔅🌱🤘🏻💪🏻✌🏻🌱🔅🌼
This is a first. Instead of meditating at the beach, an unlikely oceanic aggression witnessed. Help me decide who is right?! After air travel, work, stressful week, this trip to the beach was in order. Becoming one with nature heals my body and spirit throughout. Looking into morning horizon, two dolphins were spotted, playing and… Continue reading Beachy Squabble
Heal thyself with Garden Therapy. That's right. Right after this torturous dental procedure, feeling numb, but determined to expedite the healing process, I rushed to a local Garden center. However, the store didn't have couldn't have enough vivid flowers at my disposal. All I wanted was colorful and vivid flowers that are miniature enough to fit… Continue reading Root Canal Garden Therapy
Planning, planting and creating the living, natural, green residing spaces out of nothing is healing and super rewarding. In fact, hours happily constructing this project was nowhere near enough for me. I only wish I could do this all day! Just thinking of this experience makes me exhilarated. My dear lifelong friend who inspired me to… Continue reading Oh So Succulent
An unexpected thoughtful Bonsai gift of Friendship and Care.
Lately, I am just driven to make container flower arrangements at all cost. The OCD feeling of creating beauty out of nothing is new to me and very welcomed. Waking up groggy, unsure of what task to jump to next, I decided that planting a front house planter would be more beneficial than anything else… Continue reading Passion for Purple Flower Planter
Thank you, G-d for keeping my family safe. But I am also grateful to Hurricane Irma. Yes, I am. Never have I ever before realized the power of friendship, true care of real friends, human kindness, soul connection, comradery and family ties. A Week from Hell, anticipation of natural disaster brought classic textbook Panic symptoms… Continue reading Hurricane Irma Aftermath
I love living in Sunny Florida. Really do. But how do I get through this Nature's fury? Can't uplift 3 dogs, parents in law and kids. Roads are blocked with escaped families, no air tickets available to fly out, water sold out in stores.......Prayers needed badly to push this beast back to the Atlantic ocean. Wish us… Continue reading Hurricane Irma, Category 5, coming to my beloved Florida -Friends, need your Prayers, pretty please.
So excited and had to share my little Herbs Planter box before and after photographs. The container was quite empty prior to my planting and now oozing with color and delicious odor. The fresh smell is unbelievable and makes me want to sit down in that chair to enjoy the nature. I added color to… Continue reading Kitchen Herbs in House Planters