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May is always one of my favorite months. It’s one of the few months where the weather is just about perfect where I live – not cold anymore but not too hot yet either. And I love seeing the leaves budding on the trees and seeing all of the flowers bloom, especially the lilacs and wisteria. Those are always my favorites.
I finished planting my garden this month too, experimenting this time with Planting By the Moon Signs. We’ll see how it goes. Hopefully this will be my garden’s best year yet! I have a small space to plant and limited sunlight, so I’m trying anything that might help my little heirloom veggie seeds grow. At least I have my herbs, though. They come back every year without fail, and they’re so resilient, that even my rocky, sandy soil and lack of sunshine don’t kill them.
This month I also found some great articles from fellow bloggers around the web. Here are a few of my favorites from May:
Improve Digestive Health – 5 Tips to have better digestion.
Health Benefits of Bone Broth – Ways that using bone broth can help you to achieve better health.
How to Get a Flat Stomach – How to get a flatter stomach without having to do crunches.
Safe Detox Routines – 5 easy detox routines that aren’t too harsh on your body.
Say NO to GMOs – What they are and how to avoid them.
Real Food Recipes:
Eat Dandelions – Why you would want to do it and how to make dandelion fritters.
Lavender Lemonade – A recipe for a cool, refreshing honey-sweetened drink for hot summer days.
Household and Kitchen:
Local Food – Why it’s best to focus on buying food that’s grown locally.
Regrow Fruit and Vegetable Scraps – How to recycle your kitchen scraps into edible produce.
Homemade Disinfectant Spray – Homemade non-toxic spray made with thieves oil.
Improve Indoor Air Quality – Three house plants that do the best job of removing toxins from indoor air
What were some of your favorite things from the month of May?
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Links I Loved in May | CookingPlanet
Sunday 9th of June 2013
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Tuesday 4th of June 2013
You're welcome :) I love the idea of combining the lavender and the lemon!
Sunday 2nd of June 2013
Hey lady, thanks for the link :)