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July 17, 2017 Net Worth Update

Hello everyone, this is my (late) July Net Worth update.  It has been a little busy for me this summer so I am a little behind but I have been able to go to some nice places including Lake Michigan! 393 more words


Drying Lavender

After enjoying a few days of Summer and then what seems like a month of rainy days I’ve decided to bring some of the garden indoors; lavender. 210 more words

Crystalline Memory

We fell into memory

like sea salt into soup pot

crystalline structure

losing integrity


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Gardening Helpful Hints

  • Planting lavender in your strawberry bed will improve the crop.
  • Thyme deters cabbageworms, mint deters cabbage moths, and basil deters mosquitoes.
  • To prevent accumulating dirt under your fingernails while you work in the garden, draw your fingernails across a bar of soap .
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11 Things To Do When You Can't Sleep

We all have those nights when our brains just won’t switch off and falling asleep seems harder than finding a Jeremy Kyle show guest with more than 9 teeth. 401 more words

Chronic Illness

A little autumnal

It’s been distinctly autumnal here this weekend. Yesterday’s rain was impressive but today it’s just been depressing. It stopped for a while this afternoon. I had a discussion with my assistant about who should go and buy milk and who should use this break in the weather to potter in the garden. 398 more words

Why I Garden

Lavender gin & cloudy lemonade


For the lavender gin:

  • 50ml / 25 ounces Gin
  • 1 Tablespoon food grade lavender
  • 1 Tablespoon sugar
  • 2 Drops of violet food colouring (optional)
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