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Basil, Basil Everywhere

Basil, Basil Everywhere

One of the first things I planted when I got my pots and dirt were my herbs: cilantro and basil. I have missed cooking with fresh herbs so badly! These two were the few things that I could grow from seed to harvest before we leave for the States this summer. Unfortunately, the leftover cilantro … Continue reading

Crown of Thorns

Crown of Thorns

I have a new understanding for the crown Jesus was forced to wear when he was crucified. Meet the “Crown of Thorns” plant. It grows like crazy here in Cambodia. Its beautiful, and its leaves are long covering the thorns that grow on the stems of the plant.┬áIt puts out pretty clusters of spotted pink … Continue reading