Thursday, June 30, 2011
Saturday, June 25, 2011
Thursday, June 23, 2011
It's time to harvest it to make some red oil. You chop the leaves and flowers, fill a jar with them, pour olive oil and leave the jar alone in a sunny spot for one month at least, the oil will turn red. After one month or so, you filter it and bottle it ( you can add a few drops of lavender oil). It can be used for burns, rash, sunburns...
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Thursday, June 16, 2011
Oh I also want to share a great find with you... this BOOK... I knew it was going to be very interesting ... it's more than that... it's a must have! I received it today... I know what I'm going to read tonight ...
Did you know you can make insecticide with garlic, onion and soap? I made some today... my chinese cabbages needed it! You can find all sort of natural insecticides HERE...
And another thing, that's it, I broke up with aspartam! ... I read some things about it... this stuff is pure poison... no wonder, it was created by monsanto... no more diet coke for me... go green tea and lemon!
Sunday, June 12, 2011
top left amber beads from Iran ( probably not real amber but some kind of resin)
bottom left Chiapas amber, young amber... it's around 25 millions years old ( Baltic amber is around 40 millions years old) and more brittle than Baltic amber.
bottom left, raw Baltic amber.
Long before its origin was known a lot of legends were told about amber... Some people believed amber was formed from the tears of weeping birds...
Friday, June 10, 2011
Thursday, June 09, 2011
In my right ear, I wear her gold earring... I used to have her wedding band... it slipped from my finger years and years ago... maybe one day someone will dig it up...
Wednesday, June 08, 2011
Monday, June 06, 2011
Sunday, June 05, 2011
Saturday, June 04, 2011
On the left in a tiny glass case (made by Sherry) is an egg I found in Tennessee. On the right, near the bottom, there's the tusk Lucie gave me...