Bosnian Grandma’s Herbal Traditions

Here is an amazing piece of antique history in a painting..

Herbalist

I saw this on Casa de Cura – Rituals, Remedies and Culture of Sicily & the  Mediterranean which is a very informative website written with dedication by Cristala Mussato-Allen. She writes about her mother’s Albanian/Sicilian roots as well as […]

Mary Day 2011

Mary Day CelebrationEvery year some women friends and I celebrate the Goddess with in us on the 15th of August. It is the Catholic holiday set to commemorate the Assumption of Mary, the Mother of Jesus as she is whisked into the Heavens. I pick this day not because […]

Easter at the Lake

                              Easter lunch at the Queens’ house on the Lake. Just the family, small and intimate – my Girl helped make the decorations and No.1 Son filled the empty eggshells with sponge cake to make little eggcakes. We started off with an Antipasto plate: Prosciutto San Daniele, Mortadella and […]

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