It seems that there are a lot of plant entries in the Journal lately. This one joins the collection and is all about April's Garden Club Gathering. I am still feeling very privileged to be part of this tight-knit club of Gardeners here in Trinidad. In April, last month, Aaron and I went on a road trip to Brazil, to Ms. Wendy Lee Yuen's Garden.Read More
So you went overboard this weekend and SHOPPED your heart out? yes, you.
Finally giving into your urges and becoming a plant mama? But, Now what?Read More
Succulents, my first introduction to them was at the Upmarket just a little while ago. I instantly fell in love and bought 4 from Melissa. She's been selling imported succulents and today I am re-potting them into these ceramic self watering cute little planters I bought this week.Read More
A Photo Story.
For those that dream of moving to Gran Couva, Santa Cruz, The St. Joseph Valley on a large plot of land, with extravagantly long and winding drives up to a home tucked neatly away in between all the greenery. This right here is the next best thing. ...Read More
There is a place and time for everything. Including Coffee. Coffee has no place when you're on a journey to fertility. No place when you should be drinking teas instead. No place when you're on a detox. No place as part of any nighttime ritual. No place if you're hungover or sick. You get what I am saying here.Read More
It took us about an hour to harvest, bag and label five lbs of mint. I felt the oils on my hands, I smelled of mint. Grabbing at bunches, clipping and weighing. There is so much joy in nurturing green life. It feels like hope to me.Read More
During the rainy season things...Read More
pluviophile - (n) a lover of rain, someone who finds joy and peace of mind during daysRead More
I have to admit. I am a late bloomer when it comes to lavender. The tea, the oils, the flower. I mean I was under a rock.
A huge rock.Read More
One of the most spectacular flowering trees I have seen.Read More
There is a time for everything...Read More
One for the yard. A must have for the tropically inspired yard and house hold.Read More
It amazes me that the pineapple actually grows round...Read More
If you've never heard about Composite photography, don't worry. I've never either, that is not before my last year. As I grow with my photography there are two things that are intriguing me... Currently these two things are capturing images in the truest forms, with electricity lines, poles and all and the creating of images as inRead More
We set some Moringa seeds and watched them germinate.Read More
Life here isn't work and shouldn't be considers as such but what is important is that we realise and accept that it has to be treated with the same dedication as we do our daily work.Read More