Archives for August 2011

More Cattail Capers

Shopping at the Cattail Swamp in late August

Saturday I took my lovin husband, Jason, to the Cattail swamp.  It was his first visit.  Being an artist, he relished the scenery: the bubbling stream, towering forest as a back drop, and the endless swamp of Cattail heads swaying in the brisk breeze. [Read more…]

Evening Primrose

Evening Primrose in all their glory!

Evening Primrose is a magnificent gift from God.  The whole plant is edible and medicinal.  This is one of those prime examples of “Letting food be your medicine and medicine be your food”.  I have a deep love for this cheery plant and it is EVERYWHERE where I live. Especially on my acre cause I’ve collected seed heads and spread them far and wide. Can’t get enough of it’s vibrant joy! [Read more…]