Category Archives: Plants & Gardening
We are busy trimming our bougainvillea so that its energy will move forward and, with time, wrap itself around our terrace. I have created a little window so that I can watch as my neighbor’s apricot tree makes its fruit that … Continue reading
Orange wreath at Recuerda mi Corazon Why not make a wreath for the holidays? Tutorial HERE
Several years ago, I posted about Vigilant Things and the use of everyday objects, by the Yoruba of Nigeria, to create talismans. These talismans are known as aale and they are meant to warn someone with bad intentions to stay … Continue reading
I collect clippings. Some are from my neighbors but most are secretly stolen from plants I see when taking walks….SNIP SNIP SNIP. Maybe it is A Very Naughty Thing to do. But I prefer to see it as a way … Continue reading
My first harvest of cherry tomatoes from our Parian container garden!
I love aloe and have a lot growing at our home on Paros. When we arrived this spring, many of the plants had flowered. Incredibly beautiful. The aloe vera (as opposed to the maculata in the foto) is one of the … Continue reading