flowers

Making a flower essence- crabapple blossom

Making a flower essence- crabapple blossom

Crabapple flower essence is for times you feel polluted for mental, physical, or spiritual reasons. If you feel the need to cleanse or purify, crabapple essence is the perfect flower remedy and so easy to make!   You will need: *Fresh crabapple blossoms, enough to fill the surface the bowl *spring or mineral water (about a […]

my porch full of geraniums

my porch full of geraniums

My mom loves her begonias, my grandma loved her pansies, my granny loves her roses, and I love my geraniums, just like my Great Aunt Curt (who died at the age of 101). When my great aunt was alive she would fill her white concrete planter full of red geraniums every spring; the planter is mine now and […]

Summer Solstice wreath

Summer Solstice wreath

While harvesting peppermint yesterday, I came across a stem that was at least 4ft. tall growing within my fairy rose. I pulled it out and wound it into a circle to form the beginnings of a wreath. I added more peppermint, then lavender, and wanted the bright yellow yarrow to get my sunny punch of yellow. […]

apple blossoms

apple blossoms

Our apple orchard is full of blossoms this year! We did a little blossom harvesting to fill vases and make apple blossom jelly.   The jelly making starts tomorrow, can’t wait to taste it! “That’s all,” Lisa

dandelion chick craft

dandelion chick craft

What says spring more than a yard full of dandelions? And little yellow chicks? :: For this activity all you need is: :: craft glue :: orange felt :: dandelions (10-20 depending on the size of the flower head) :: a pinecone from a red pine (they sit really well due to the flat bottoms) :: clay or […]