It's a Cold One!

It's a cold one indeed, Mr. Grinch! With a few more colder days to come, "they" say. What's an herbalist to do? Sip some lovely hot tea, of course, while browsing seed catalogs. I recently saw this quote that I identify with and I know some of you can, too. From Barbara Kingsolver in her book, Animal, Vegetable, Miracle:


I have seen women looking at jewelry ads

with a misty eye and one hand resting on the heart,

and I only know what they're feeling

because that's how I read the seed catalogs in January.


Yes, we're into February now, but I'm finally finishing up my seed order and hope to submit it over the weekend, so let me know if you've thought of any herbs you would like to have grown in the you pick garden this year.


Want another sign of spring during this cold spell? I've set