As a gardener without a lot of time, I tend to grow a lot of things in containers and one of the things I like to grow is herbs. I think it’s because smells are important to me, I like my environment to smell good. So this year I grew spearmint and lemon balm and got the idea of trying my hand at preserving their scents to enjoy throughout the winter.
Pack up your inner tubes and sand pails, don’t forget a blanket and be sure you have enough sunscreen….we’re going to the beach!
If you consider yourself a traveler, not a tourist or if you travel for the experience of traveling, you’re sure to enjoy these three memoirs by like-minded writers. Tales of backpacking in the Australian outback, hiking along the Brittany coast, riding a ferris wheel in the Paris rain….and more.
Our nation’s capital is one of the most important, historical places in the United States. When you add in all the other attractions plus great shopping and dining, it makes a fantastic vacation destination.
The 7th annual TSCPL Green Fair is Saturday, April 19, 2014, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. but that’s not the only time the library shows concern for the environment. Here are some ways we’re doing our green part all year long.
“Sustainability” is a buzz word we hear frequently. What does it really mean? The Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library’s 7th Annual Green Fair is one place to find out.