Category Archives: Herbs!

Fennel…

Fennel is one of the new things I am adding to my gardening list this year. I’m a little excited about this, as I usually am when trying a new plant. This is not going to be in the main … Continue reading

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Peppermint…

Peppermint is such a lovely plant with a nearly endless list of potential uses. With a USDA hardiness zone rating for many┬ázones of planting (anywhere from zone 3- zone 8,with some strains growing through zone 11), and its varied popularity … Continue reading

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Catnip…

  Catnip is such a lovely plant. It grows with such vigor and radiates life in such a way that it seems to almost glow. Though I am not partial to the smell of catnip, I still can’t help but … Continue reading

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Basil…

Oh how I love basil. When we moved into our first RV six years ago, I needed something to help soothe my tortured soul. Gardening tends to be one of the best soul soothers for me. Since it was January, … Continue reading

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Feverew…

I have never grown feverfew but have given some thought over the years about doing so. One of the things that has kept this from happening is that it has natural bee repellant properties to it. Though this probably wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Borage…

Borage is such a beautiful plant, and, also, one that I have grown. I love when it starts to bloom and all the bees come around for a nice, luxurious sip of its nectar. This beauty self-seeds, so if you … Continue reading

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Rosemary…

  Though I absolutely love the smell of rosemary, I don’t like it in food. It’s too pungent for me and I feel the flavor of the food is lost to the taste of rosemary. Well, unless it’s in bread, … Continue reading

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Lavender…

Lavender. What does one have to say about lavender that hasn’t been said, promoted, and/or passed along already? I love lavender, of course, but I’ll admit that it is not at the top of the list for me anymore. It’s … Continue reading

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Clary Sage…

I lost a follower over night. It always makes me sad when I see that in my stats. Part of me starts to wonder what I did wrong, said that offended, or, the real doozy, if what I’m writing is … Continue reading

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Bergamot…

  I absolutely love the smell of Bergamot essential oil. Whenever I have a bottle of this oil, it doesn’t last very long because I feel the need to carry it in my pocket so I can smell it whenever … Continue reading

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