April 5th, 2014 § § permalink
Sometimes simple is good
A few months ago, I experienced a lingering cough after an case of influenza. When it was a stronger, more irritating cough, I treated it aggressively with Planetary Formulas’ Old Indian Wild Cherry Syrup (plus other things). It’s strong stuff, but when I have had bronchial infections it has historically helped so much that I go straight to it.
After the worst of the cough was gone, I reached for a tea of three simple herbs which are easy to harvest and created a tea general tea for the lungs that’s quite delicious.
Three Herb Tea for Promoting General Lung Function
April 30th, 2013 § § permalink
It’s the last hurrah for the Cherry Blossoms. It is also the last hurrah for April. Why not capture them both?
I found one Cherry still in bloom on Ankeny St., but by the time I brought the bunch of blossoms home they had fallen to pieces. I just had to share these, so lovely!
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March 28th, 2013 § § permalink
It’s been a spectacular spring so far in SE Portland (all 8 days of it). Today was in the upper 60′s, sunny with a few white puffy clouds. The flowers, cherry blossoms, herbs and buds have been quite wonderful, too. Each day a new bloom is heading the show. Floral perfume wafts the streets. Bees are on the prowl for fresh nectar. » Read the rest of this entry «
January 5th, 2013 § § permalink
August 19th, 2012 § § permalink
It was a partly-cloudy, windy and warm Thursday. Off to the river with my school friends. We went to a place I have never been, the Camus river in Washington. » Read the rest of this entry «