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Get Growing Hawaii: lemongrass

I will openly admit it, I had no idea how to begin a lemongrass plant until I started composting the kitchen scraps from Redwater Cafe.  There in the midst of the “chop and drop” veggie scraps from the labors of many busy chefs sat the small fragile roots of the end cuttings of lemongrass.   227 more words

A little discomfort, creative rewards

Vacation. Holiday. Mini break. Whatever you call it, a few days away from home is marvellous for refreshing my perspective and creative drive. I have just spent a few days in the very hot and tropical town of Cairns in Queensland, Australia. 689 more words

100 Mandalas

Tropical Modern

I live in north Florida.  Some around here call it “south Georgia,” and only half in jest.  Not that I dislike a nice traditional building in the Neoclassical or NeoGeorgian style.  633 more words


How do you hydrate?

Ever since I was small, my favourite drink has been water. I’ve never been particularly partial to juice/squash/cordial, and would almost always prefer to drink water. 1,055 more words