Tag Archive: botanical

Featured Flower: Foxgloves

Foxglove Pretty, magical, deadly.  Foxgloves remind me of Tinkerbell and her friends, dwelling on the edge of deep forests these flowers speak of mystery; but they also remind me of my mother.  And… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Rose

Love.  True love, friendship, purity, romance, beauty.  Juliet asks: “Would a rose by any other name smell as sweet?”  Perhaps, but few flowers have reached the universal symbolic recognition and resonance of roses. … Continue reading

Featured Food: Mint

Cooling Yogurt Mint Pops Ingredients: 1 16-oz. container of zero fat vanilla Greek yogurt ½ cup milk 3 7-inch sprigs of mint Optional: ¼ cup finely grated dark chocolate Method: Go outside and… Continue reading