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Morning Love

~ A Physician once said, "The best medicine for humans is Love." Someone said, " What if it does not work?" He smiled and said, "Increase the dose." These words sank too deep into my soul, especially when this morning I witnessed the natural, unprocessed, condition free love between the Creator's birds. These Rain Doves… Continue reading Morning Love

Edible Gardens · Forest & Nature Bathing · gardening · plants · Recipe

Edible Viola Flowers

~ Similar to its sister the pansy, viola stands up to cold weather as well as to heat.  Pansy is a biennial grown a brightly colored edible flower. There are numerous varieties and perform best during the cool days of spring and fall, and will grow and flower all winter in USDA hardiness zones 8… Continue reading Edible Viola Flowers

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What Was Your First Plant Ever?

~ Forever grateful to the very first house African Violet potted plant on my bedroom's windowsill. The simple addition of green, velvety leaves and purple flowers soared my heart and spirits as a child. That live addition of another living being in my bedroom prompted further planting and care for plants. It must have been… Continue reading What Was Your First Plant Ever?

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Growing Apartment Plants

We all know that plants and flowers add life, freshness, texture, holistic ambiance and are the best way to brighten your outdoors. Nothing beats a splash of bright pink, purples, yellows, reds and blues throughout your flower containers. Sadly, in an age where more of us are opting to rent instead of buy, outside spaces are… Continue reading Growing Apartment Plants

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Hummingbird Friend

MGM – Monday Garden Minute.🐞 This idea came to me in a dream – Monday feature- a one-minute segment about what is happening in the garden 🙂 🌱 Backyard, front porch, lanai, outside world, anything that is pertinent to plant growth is featured as a short segment on Mondays.🦎 While writing a post, this little tiny birdie visited… Continue reading Hummingbird Friend