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The Magical World of Pine


I have to admit, Pine is one of those herbs I never really gave much thought too. I enjoyed the smell when I encountered it in cleaning supplies, and loved Pine cones since I was a child. 618 more words


The Majestic Pine

I thought I would do a little talking on the benefits of the pine tree today. I got an awesome healing pine resin salve from the co-writer of this blog, Katie, and it inspired me! 1,170 more words


Day 10, extra

I forgot to mention that the church albergue In Alvorge is ‘donativo’ whereby you donate a sum if you wish. It is very generous of the church to give over the basement of this building to pilgrims and I am very appreciative. 769 more words

Camino De Santiago De Compostela

Make a wonderful winter chest rub-From Spruce sap

How to make a wonderful winter cough and chest rub from local pine, Spruce and Fir saps.

A short while ago, I published a post on making a cough and chest rub from Frankincense Neglecta, a lovely type of Frankincense from Ethiopia. 2,370 more words

DIY & Recipes

A sticky situation

The dogs and I were traveling today to visit my parents, and we made our usual rest stop at a small park that is surrounded by pine trees that were all exuding sap into pools at their bases. 285 more words

Original Photos

Day 589 - BPAL's Conical Beast

Scent Name: Conical Beast

Manufacturer:  Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab –  Pickman Gallery: Feverish Fancies, 9/27/12-12/30/12

Scent Description and Notes: “Conical Beast, Clark Ashton Smith.
Black cherry pulp, aged patchouli, wild fruit gums, pine sap, night-blooming jasmine, and vetiver. 190 more words