Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Monday, July 25, 2016

red and Yellow:Pruning


Pruning in late winter when many shrubs and trees are dormant invigorates the plants for abundant growth in spring; the wounds are exposed for a limited amount of time before the growing cycle begins; and finally, it's just easier to see what needs to be pruned after the leaves have dropped. http://pallensmith.com/2016/02/08/winter-pruning/

Sunday, July 24, 2016



  • Kawakawa leaves and bark were used for cuts and stomach pains.
  • Kawakawa was used to make a steam bath. The leaves were placed on hot stones with water poured over. The patient sat on top.

Friday, July 22, 2016

Thursday Challenge: Banana tree

Found at MonaJo Mallaca's longhouse during Gawai, a banana tree laden with goodies. Gawai is the Harvest festival of the Ibans in Borneo.

"UNUSUAL (1 of 2 weeks)" (Anything out of the ordinary...)


Thursday, July 14, 2016

Thursday Challenge: Neat

Thursday Challenge
"NEAT" (Orderly, Tidy, Trim, Uniform Pattern, Clean,...)