design, garden

Planting Coleus

We have a lot of coleus growing in our tropical garden. This is one of my faves because the plant's spring green and mauve colors make it stand out. During growth spurts, it shoots out thin flowering stalks that bloom a lovely lavender. I recently pulled up a planting from a pot that was getting… Continue reading Planting Coleus


Chicken Ramen

We made ramen from scratch for the first time, and it turned out great. We had a large piece of leftover chicken in the freezer and decided to make broth from scratch. I highly recommend it. It's easy, and the results are delicious. Ingredients: 1/4 chicken 1/2 bag baby carrots 1-2 green onion stalk, chopped 2… Continue reading Chicken Ramen