I’ve mentioned that this spring and summer have been a time of flower exploration for me. Whereas in past years I might travel to find certain bird species, this year I traveled around northern Ohio to see our various wildflowers as they bloomed. 637 more words
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Harebell. AKA bellflower, lady’s thimble, witch’s thimble, heathbells, fairies’ thimbles, or dead men’s bells. These bells were still ringing in August in Wyoming.
Harebell was formerly used in the manufacture of blue dye for tartans and is the symbol of the MacDonald clan. 79 more words
We have a jar of flaxseeds in our home, with the brown variety of flaxseeds that are rich in omega-3 fatty acids. The yellow or golden flaxseeds (also called golden linseeds) have similar nutritional characteristics as brown flaxseeds, but they are very low in omega-3.With so many flaxseeds on our hands – to last for a year or more; we decided to plant a few flaxseeds just for the fun of it. 620 more words