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The Scent of Lemon

I always grew lemon verbena when we were in the UK as I love its lemony scent. Plus, the dried leaves make a wonderful cup of herbal tea and it made good sense to grow my own. 448 more words


Lemon Verbena Salt Scrub

Lemon Verbena Salt Scrub

I thought I would share a fun and easy project with you. Yeah, I know, I write about weighty issues, feelings and shit but I think you will like this so… 536 more words

Lemon Verbena Gimlet Cocktail

It’s 95 degrees out right now.

Real feel is something like 101.

Humidity is pretty awful.

Time for a gin drink. A GIN drink! With fresh herbs and citrus juice. 220 more words


Rejoice! A Luscious Herbal Cocktail

Verbena Simple Syrup and Verbena Margarita’s.

We devised this luscious herbal cocktail for Ashley’s baby shower {along with non-alcoholic drinks}.

2 cups water
2 cups sugar… 173 more words


Recipe: Yogurt cream with lemon verbena

To me, lemon verbena is the essence of the best summer days – it has the most wonderful, hot, lemony, peppery scent, and I love the lime green leaves and the tiny white flowers it has later in the season. 376 more words

Food And Drink

Watermelon and Goat Cheese Salad with a Lemon Verbena-Infused Vinaigrette

I have been waiting for summer to arrive when watermelons would be in the market to make some recipes . Back on March 31, 2016   I shared a long post on… 382 more words

Garden And Canning

My Lemon Verbena

I got this plant last August when I moved here. It was planted in my garden and not used until now. It died back in winter and I forgot about it until a new mystery plant started growing between my herbs. 416 more words