Marshmallow is best known for being the originator of the sweet lovely confection we call marshmallows today. Before you get too excited, the marshmallows you buy in the store have nothing in common with the herb as of 2023 and haven't for decades. They originated from medicinal confections made by boiling the root of Althaea [...]
Category: Living with Plants
One Moon Study links will work when posts are made public: Chickweed Marshmallow Red Clover Mullien Sweet Violet Reishi Sage Passionflower Self-Heal Nettle Thyme Rosemary Dandelion Goldenrod Rose Blackberry Plantain Honeysuckle California Poppy Queen Anne's Lace Mugwort Day Lily Elder Cleavers Chickweed, Stellaria media, aka chick wittles, clucken wort, adder's mouth, white bird's eyes, satin [...]
Something Old That’s New
I've recently started reading again. It's been quite a while since I last sat down and committed myself to read a new book. I've written way more than I have read in the past few years, and I didn't realize how much I loved and missed reading. My reading life looks a lot different than [...]
One of my favorite plants.
Bug Repelling Plants
Helpful plants to keep the bugs away!