Posts Tagged ‘calendula soap’

Autumn 2009 001I walked down to the apple tree today.   The big tree is fully loaded.  I need to get busy and make something of the fruit.  The tree produces tart and crisp apples.  Good for cooking! I am thinking…put the diet aside and make a delicious pie!!! MMM…that’s the ticket, ma’am!!!Autumn 2009 002

 Still have some tomatoes to pick…these might be our last…the color is amazing!

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I have always been very fond of the flowers that love fall temperatures, such as zinnias and marigolds.  I love to stagger zinnias by height.  Oh…and I am considering some marigold petals (Calendula) goat milk soap.  So healthy!

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The mums are beautiful as well.  

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And last, but not least, for those of you better with plant names than I (apparently) are, what are these called? They bloom beautifully in the fall.  They have grown into a huge plant, planted here when the Amish owned our home.  I still get surprises from their plantings, by the way! Like the Lady Slipper’s that popped up this year!

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I wish I could include all of these beautiful bounties in soap!

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