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Lemon Drizzle Cake

The revered Mary Berry says that this is her most-requested recipe — and request-worthy it is! We think what sets this Lemon Drizzle Cake apart from the rest (and there are… 273 more words

Sweets

lemon verbena

I think this has to be one of my favourite herbs of all time, well it’s up there with thyme , basil and annual marjoram. If you are lucky enough to spot it in a garden centre or more likely a plant sale, grab some. 235 more words

Recipes

Fresh Mint and Lemon Verbena Tea - from a Nottinghamshire Garden

The heat, sun and rain has meant that my herbs this year are the most verdant and healthy I have seen for years. The pots are positively overflowing with greenery. 237 more words

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Tea Time - Week 5 of the 2015 Herb CSA

In this week’s parcel, we have included:

Lemon Balm

Anise Hyssop

Spearmint

Dried Raspberry Leaf

Lemon Verbena

 

*BONUS*

Stevia Leaf

Brewing by infusion:

Most teas / tisanes made from leaves, petals, and flowers are prepared by infusion. 637 more words

The Herb CSA

Una Tormenta

Some words have no translation. It’s easy enough to approximate the meaning but the emotion is lost. That’s how I feel about the word tormenta… 455 more words

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Gossip Girl

Gossip and innuendo. I was born with the gossip gene and it has been food for my soul for as long as I can remember. I know it’s in my genetic make up because it’s a family trait, and I’m starting to see the “symptoms” appear in the next generation of Bonnicis — their listening in on grown-up’s conversations and understanding what exactly is “going on”! 990 more words

Recipes

Lilacs & Lemon Verbena

Lilacs are blooming. This one opened today and is so  beautiful I couldn’t resist snipping a little and taking its picture. It smells just as good as the standard lilac. 173 more words

Garden