Twelve Reasons to Learn the Latin Language

1. Learning a new language is fun and interesting… Learning any language in general is fun and interesting. But in school, language was actually one of my poorest subjects, and that’s because the way that they teach kids language is wrong. First off, how are you supposed to learn a language without actually speaking it?Continue reading “Twelve Reasons to Learn the Latin Language”

Herbalism | Dandelion (Lion’s Tooth)

Dandelion, which is also known as “lion’s tooth” (scientific name: Taraxacum officinale) comes with numerous health benefits! It has also been associated with many magical folktales. Health benefits Dandelions are plentiful and tend to be considered invasive weeds with no purpose. However, dandelions have numerous health benefits that most of us are unaware of! TheseContinue reading “Herbalism | Dandelion (Lion’s Tooth)”

Flower Essences ~ Pomegranate

And so begins a new series on flower essences! Thanks to Black Rabbit Tea Lady for bringing “flower essences” to my attention — something I have just recently learned about and continue to educate myself on. So as a way of spreading the knowledge, and also teaching myself at the same time, I’m going toContinue reading “Flower Essences ~ Pomegranate”

Benefits of growing up with “older” parents

The idea of having children while you’re very young is romanticized. They say you have more energy and all these other great things. But there seems to be plenty of benefits to having “older” parents. **This is not meant to offend anyone, I believe there is no ‘perfect’ age to raise children. But speaking fromContinue reading “Benefits of growing up with “older” parents”

Caturday ~ Catnip is not just for cats!

Nepeta cataria, most commonly known as “catnip” is a plant that causes psychoactive reactions in cats. Owners love giving their cats catnip order to stimulate play. After sniffing or consuming catnip, cats will get high and display silly behavior such as rolling around, vocalizing, rubbing their heads, and becoming more excitable. Catnip turns most adultsContinue reading “Caturday ~ Catnip is not just for cats!”