Weeds? That’s what they all say. “Superfood” for thought.

One thing as I’ve learned along my herbalism journey is that there are a multitude of plants that are considered weeds but are very useful. Seen as “pests” and are, in my opinion, highly undervalued. I will touch on two of my favourites, Lamium Purpureum (red dead-nettle, purple dead-nettle, purple archangel.) and Taraxacum Officinale (commonContinue reading “Weeds? That’s what they all say. “Superfood” for thought.”

Flowers: Life, uh, finds a way.

“Life, uh, finds a way.” -Dr. Ian Malcolm (Jeff Goldblum), Jurassic Park 1993. And let me tell you, does it ever. It always finds a way to amaze me! All of the colours. Variations. Locations. Life finds a way to overcome, even in conditions where nothing lives but plants. Every day I see vibrant coloursContinue reading “Flowers: Life, uh, finds a way.”

Artistic opinion. Black and white or colour? Why choose?!

I really enjoy the elegance of BnW. I like how the light and the shadows work together. I find that it can turn simple and otherwise drab images into bonafide works of art. Mind you, I can find beauty in anything, even that which is seemingly lacklustre to others. I may see a normal rockContinue reading “Artistic opinion. Black and white or colour? Why choose?!”