This blog is all about the things in life so many of us need to slow down and enjoy, such as, family, the seasons, food, music, and whatever else causes inspiration. I hope to write as often as I can and it is my desire for you to be able to take a break and enjoy my entries with a cup of tea.
One sprig of fresh mint in your ice tea and you’ll be hooked for life. That’s how it started for me. I soon found myself putting it in fruit salad, spring rolls and even luscious chocolate desserts. Mint is the perfect flavor for adding a little zing to everything you can think of.
It’s even been used for centuries for medicinal purposes and its wonderful aromatic qualities. The more popular varieties today I’ve seen are spearmint, apple, and chocolate (yes, it does taste a little like chocolate mint). Mint is refreshing and most people absolutely love it.
If you’ve never grown mint before, here are some tips you may want to follow:
Mint is a great herb to grow. It’s a cinch to take care of and a refreshing flavor.
Try it this summer…I’m know you’ll be hooked, too.