My massage therapist is also an herbalist and she is setting up a very cool area in her business for herbal and medicinal tea. I couldn’t help but notice some flowers, which I later found out were violets, drying. Also a container of some other interesting looking plants. She gave me the OK to take a couple of photos. Click on links to see photos enlarged.
Between yesterday and today there are now pictures of the flat of strawberries, 4 very healthy pepper plants of 2 varieties, and open apple blossoms!
this is an old hen planter I’ve had for a few years that has been growing chives in it for almost as long. i think it looks neat in greyscale.
After my massage I headed to my favorite country market and bought fresh produce…. and these two magnificent geranium plants. I usually get the hanging baskets but these were too pretty to pass by.
On my way home and listening to pandora radio — free now, wasn’t going anywhere in the car enough to warrant having older son buy me a subscription to it at Christmas time — which means there are ads I have to listen to in lieu of paying for ad-free — and heard Tom Morello advertising his podcast, Maximum Firepower. Of course I clicked on it and it took me to the full episode they are only showing a clip of here. I have to say I was enthralled hearing Tom and his guest for the day, Dave Navarro. Not only is Navarro famous for being a member of Jane’s Addiction, he was also one of the hosts for Inkmaster, a show I *LOVED* until I lost cable TV. I’m not sure how to listen to the whole podcast other than on pandora radio but here is just a clip of Maximum Firepower’s podcast for today: