Growing Carrots


I’m going to grow cute carrots. You heard me. Cute carrots! Specifically Parisian MarketĀ carrots. Hopefully I will update this blog with photo’s to show it off as I go but if they don’t grow, then no updates. I’ve never had a huge amount of luck with carrots in the past.

Lavender: Uses Beyond Scent (+ Mild Rant)


So because I have a love of herbs and herbal flowers, specifically tea flowers, imagine my surprise seeing lavender used in Tea. But not just any lavender, there are specific types of lavenders out there. I’ve specifically seen English Lavender and the dwarf variety and French Lavender used to make tea which is then alsoContinue reading “Lavender: Uses Beyond Scent (+ Mild Rant)”

Slow Cook Tea Warmer Recipes


Tea warmer + Ramekin + nice smelly ingredients = Long lasting air freshener A strange post I know but about two years ago I looked up “Slow Cooker Air Freshener”. I love the smell of slow cooker food and I had an idea for an essential oils blend version. This was where I first sawContinue reading “Slow Cook Tea Warmer Recipes”

Simple Homemade Tea


So a comment on a previous post got me thinking. How many of us go to the store for a new flavoured tea instead of using what’s in the cupboard or growing in our garden? *Raises hand* I do but mostly because I haven’t gotten my herb garden to where I want it just yet.Continue reading “Simple Homemade Tea”

5 Favourite Homemade Teas


Just curious since I know at least one of my readers is a tea lover like myself, but what are some of your favourite teas? I have 5 favourite homemade brews. Everything else I’m just so so about. Here’s what I love and how to make it or spice it up a bit. Chai teaContinue reading “5 Favourite Homemade Teas”