All the Apples

On September 7th an itty bitty hurricane named Dorian hit Nova Scotia. My house was pretty far from the eye but it did manage to knock out the power for a few days and it toppled one of my 10-year-old apple trees. I have around a dozen trees and although the apples are not quite … Continue reading All the Apples

Witchcraft! Where Everything is Made Up and the Points Don’t Matter

Everything is Made Up Sorry to burst bubbles here, but it's true. Very few witches are practicing an ancient craft and even then it was all still created by some human. This doesn't mean that your version is meaningless or ineffective, it just means you can chill the fuck out on imposing your truth on … Continue reading Witchcraft! Where Everything is Made Up and the Points Don’t Matter

Dandelion Syrup

I took a break from digging up dandelions for my bunnies, to make myself a little treat. I can't wait to have pancakes for supper with this beautiful syrup. Here's the recipe. Fresh Dandelion Syrup - Makes 12oz 10 oz trimmed (no green bits) dandelion flowers Boiling water to cover 3 cups of sugar 1/3 … Continue reading Dandelion Syrup

5 Things You Should Do With Dandelions (that don’t involve glaring at them)

Dandelions. That in your face yellow bloom that takes over any previously cultivated space. This usually means they ruin the perfect greenness of your lawn or sprout awkwardly in the soothing palette of pinks, lavenders, and whites in your cottage garden. Despite your less than friendly feelings, there are many reasons to love this little … Continue reading 5 Things You Should Do With Dandelions (that don’t involve glaring at them)