Monthly Archives: April 2014

What’s Wonderful at the New York Botanical Garden

I think it’s safe to say that winter has finally surrendered, and that the slow, drizzly foray into springtime has arrived. How wonderful are those days that are punctuated by surprising bursts of warm sunlight? How precious those tiny buds … Continue reading

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DIY Rose Petal Honey

Did you know that roses are just as lovely to eat as they are to look at? That’s right. They’re pretty, and have substance. According to, “Rose petals and rose hips are popular with home cooks and professional chefs … Continue reading

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