Julie Stroh

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How to peel ginger with a spoon (VIDEO)

Minced fresh ginger lends an incomparable piquancy to curries, stir-fries, soups, cookies, cocktails, and more. But before you can mince fresh …

11 Fragrant Plants That Repel Mosquitoes

825K Shares<p>Mosquitoes aren’t just a nuisance you have to endure when you go outdoors, they’re a legitimate cause for health concerns. They buzz …

Plants

Urban Farming Yields Fresh Foods, Land Reuse

In backyards and on once-barren city lots, local growers produce crops and livestock.<p>Chickens are coming home to roost in U.S. cities, near pens for goats and hives for bees. In urban yards and on once-vacant lots, planting beds brim with herb plants, pea vines, and the ubiquitous kale.<p>A new wave …

One of the most miraculously mood-changing, inspiring and exciting homeopathic goodies is packed with the energy and stories of flowers

One of the most miraculously mood-changing, inspiring and exciting homeopathic goodies is packed with the energy and stories of flowers. Alexis Smart Flower Remedies are so exciting!

Honeybees Protecting Humanity

Honeybees are incredible creatures. They are now being used in a massive military cleanup in Western Europe.<p><i>Join Earth Dr Reese Halter for another SOS segment as he explains honeybees protecting children and sniffer-dogs from lethal landmines.</i><p>Honeybees pollinate most of the food we eat and all of …

The Secret Victorian Language of Flowers

The Metropolitan Museum of Art opened an exhibition on the Pre-Raphaelites of the 19th century last week, with 30 pieces showing wistful figures in …

The thrifty gardener's guide to companion planting

Every year is different (in the garden and otherwise) and presents opportunities and in turn, challenges. This is part of the fun. Right now we have an especially bountiful supply of strawberries in the polytunnels but among them lurk some of largest millipedes I've ever seen. There are froghoppers …

10 healing plants you can find in your garden

Before you check your medicine cabinet, you might want to look in your backyard.<p>Since ancient times, people have used plants to heal themselves. …

Exploring the East Sardinia

Famous all around the world for its crystalline waters and white sandy beaches, <b>Sardinia</b> is not only “sun and sea”, but also tradition, culture and …

10 Remarkable Reasons to Visit Sardinia, Italy

Originally posted on My Sardinian Life:<br>“Sardinia is another thing. Much wider, much more ordinary, not up-and-down at all, but running away into the …

Sardinian Honey and Cheese Pastries (Seadas)

<i>Every Tuesday on Food52, Italian expat Emiko Davies is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>A cheesy, deep-fried dessert experience from the island of Sardinia.</i><p>Of all the uniquely Sardinian dishes, this is probably the best known …

Blue Zone Photos: Sardinia’s Secrets of Long Life

What gives the people of central Sardinia extraordinary longevity? Find out how genetics, lifestyle, and even laughter may all play a role.

Hop on Sardinia's Little Green Train

Of Sardinia’s little green train, D. H. Lawrence, once commented:<p><i>“It’s a strange railway. It shoots up hills and down into valleys and races around</i> …

Italy

An informal short guide to visiting Sardinia

<i>Sardinia is another thing. Much wider, much more ordinary, not up-and-down at all, but running away into the distance. Unremarkable ridges of</i> …

Gratitude Walk in Ogliastra

It’s hard not be be overwhelmed with gratitude for life in this environment; so many reasons to feel joy for life surrounded with so much beauty, so …

Wildflowers

Sardinia Explored - Limestone Delight!

May in NH? This year it was the right time to travel - escape of mud season, black flies, and showers. Sardinia had always been on my list for a …

Traveller's Guide: Sardinia

As close to North Africa as it is to the Italian mainland, Sardinia is one of Italy's top summer destinations. Its beaches are glorious and every …

Ogliastra Top 5

Ogliastra – Paradise!<p>When you think about Sardinia, if you have even heard of it, you probably think of the Costa Smeralda and the famous, rich …

Beaches

Sardinian Secrets: Foods of the Longest-Lived

In Blue Zones, such as Sardinia, people live to 100 at unusually high rates. Learn what their diets and lifestyles have in common.<p>Efisio Farris …

A few miles from the caviar coast, the 'real' Sardinia sings a sad song of lost opportunity

Inland from the glamorous beaches, the Italian island boasts fine food and culture – if only they could market it<p>Into the midday hush of the archaeological and ethnographic museum comes an incongruously tinny beat from manager Giorgio Pala's laptop. "Island of blue; land of happiness," croons a …

Sardinia for the Rest of Us | Oye! Times

Sardinia

Land and sea: a gourmet tour of Sardinia

The coastline and mountains of Sardinia have created two unique food cultures in this island region of Italy. Embark on a culinary journey with Matthew Fort of <i>Lonely Planet Traveller</i> magazine to discover more. Images by Anders Schønnemann.<p>Sardinia’s extraordinary culinary culture is strictly …

Italy

Top 5 Beaches on the Island of Sardinia, Italy

The Italian island of Sardinia has more than a thousand miles of stunning Mediterranean shoreline and is known for having some of the best beaches in …

Sardinia In Summer Is The Ultimate Place To Be

With vibrant towns, sandy beaches, gorgeous scenery, Sardinia is <b>the</b> place you must go in summer.<p>If you've yet to visit Italy's dreamiest island, it definitely should be added to your bucket list. Here's why...<p><b>1. Because "Costa Paradiso" truly deserves its name.</b><p>This spot on the northern coast of the …