Lemon balm, also know as sweet melissa, is one of our favorite herbs and with good reason. It’s mild lemon flavor and aroma is comforting medicine for soothing nerves and helping to calm anxiety. Here in California, it grows like a weed, which isn’t a bad thing. Usually, lemon balm makes it’s way into our […]
Its hard to believe the peak of Summer is behind us and the shorter days of fall are approaching. Just walking out back to the garden, I can feel the change—- nasturtiums receding from their reign, the cilantro reaching for the sky with it’s clusters of white flowers and fragrant seeds and the cucumber-scented comfrey […]
The beautiful Rosemary in her element. The most radiant being I know.
Here is a post we did for Free People! We are quite excited about the collaboration and we thought we would share the post with you all here. Love! This small shrub with tiny yellow blooms invokes a child-like fascination within me. When the fresh flowers are squeezed they produce a bright red medicine that drips between […]
Its been a few weeks since I’ve been home from Tassajara Zen Mountain Center. Coming back to a familiar thick Florida air has made my transition somewhat easier. But there is something that stays with you after being nestled in a valley for almost 5 months, 14 miles from cell phones, computers and living life […]
A Rhubarb Vanilla Cordial by Jess Schreibstein of Witchin’ in the Kitchen Many moons ago Sarah, Rhae, and I discovered there exists a very special coven of likeminded witches right here on the Internet! For some reason the thought hadn’t even crossed our minds, as blogger newbies, and making the connection with Jess was the […]
Missing the big peninsula today, and our tropical city paradise. And my Sarah… who is probably baking some sort of magical loaf at Tassajara right about now.