Coconut, Roses and Parsley for Health and Beauty

In many ways my Day Spa is like a restaurant. We have a menu, but sometimes I wing it and create something new for a client. Kind of like a specials board. I was booked to give an Indian head massage to an Indian gentleman who lives in Malaysia and has regular access to many…

Fresh herb Omlette

I woke up this morning with a hankering for eggs with shallots, parsley and garlic. I’d usually make them scrambled, but decided on an omlette, though it does require more effort. My transplanted shallots are growing well and the parsley is picking up nicely in our warm Autumn weather. 1. Grab one or two shallots,…

Dinner in a glass

After a wonderful time foraging for mushrooms and apples, I came home to a good meal from the garden. Two huge champagne apples (my favorite, but I only got 11 this year), two zucchini, celery with leaves, a bunch of radish greens and a big sprig of parsley and a nasturtium flower. The only way…