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Another Weed So Good For You – Cleavers!

Another Weed So Good For You – Cleavers!

Have you ever come out of the woods peppered by those little cleavey seeds and maybe even uttered a few choice words as you slowly picked them off one by one? Well, don’t do that! They are chock full of nutrients, vitamins and down right good for you! CLEAVERS – scientifically known as Galium Aparine – are a superherb! This...
Anticipation….Spring!

Anticipation….Spring!

Living in the midwest, one has to wonder when oh when SPRING has really SPRUNG…..those who live here…now of what I speak. Yesterday was almost 80° – yet this morning …. a cool 42°!!! Be still my soul! However, that will not stop this wanderer from looking for fresh herbs popping up here and there. WAIT! Is that a DANDELION??...
A New Year Begins

A New Year Begins

While I understand that each ‘new year’ brings a myriad of opportunities, sometimes, it also leaves one a bit mystified, perplexed and well, downright confused. Of course…all that is hyperbole for us ‘old‘ folks – young -uns don’t really consider any of that, I would venture. At least I never did. So here I am … the day after. Sitting...