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Black Cumin?

I found these striking blue flowers in the National Herb Garden section of the U.S. National Arboretum. I didn’t see a sign, but upon further research I believe this is Black Cumin. The leaves remind me of dill, but those … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Without Mom

Last year, when Mom was in the ICU, I brought her favorite foods, in hopes of tempting her to eat; lobster rolls, blueberry muffins, cold coffee drinks. She slept for most of the time I was there, but I was … Continue reading

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