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Leaf to cup: Greek Winter Tonic

With the drop of temperature in winter, generally we humans need to slow down on physical activities because our body’s metabolic rate will be slower. It is also the time to eat nourishing food to help the body to preserve energy and move to warming (yang) teas. 386 more words

Tea-infused Recipes

A Spring Blossom Oxymel

I have just made a hawthorn blossom and rose oxymel. It was so easy to make I thought I would share the recipe with you. Firstly I got my liquid ready; for an oxymel this is a combination of apple cider vinegar and honey. 343 more words

Herbal Remedy

Tulips or Rose Buds?  11 x 14 Inch Oil Painting

This is another attempt at using a knife that was too big for the size of flowers I was painting. The good news is that I got a plethora of new painting knives and they came in yesterday!!!! 32 more words

Floral Painting

Rose Buds for the Kitchen 11 x 14 inch Oil Painting

Out with the old…in with the rose buds.  A bakers dozen!  This is the first painting where I used a painting knife on such a small canvas for more than just the background or blending or larger sweeps.   48 more words

Floral Painting

Mixing it up

So this year I am making a return to the things that I miss. Life can get in the way but I don’t want it to interrupt the aspects of my life that I enjoy and as a result, I am making a return to my DIY projects that I enjoy. 85 more words

Territorial Rose Garden: Prescott, Arizona - Excerpts From A Photo Shoot

This is the third and last post in a series about a weekend getaway my wife and I did to Prescott, Arizona in late October. The series has focused on our visit to the Sharlot Hall Museum. 200 more words