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It’s Fun to Be a Dirty Girl

It’s Fun to Be a Dirty Girl

I type this post with the filthiest fingernails. I’ve just been outside sticking seeds and twigs into the earth in the hopes that they will bloom into things I can chomp on with great delight come summertime! Having grown up on an apple orchard, I […]

8 Things You Can Make with Dried Lavender

8 Things You Can Make with Dried Lavender

Well, I finally got around to shaking the cobwebs off the bunches of lavender I hung to dry in the basement last September. The first question was: where to store the amputated buds? Turns out they look real spiffy in two of the old mason […]