Monday Macro


Thyme flowers. Image: Su Leslie 2018

Still feeling the effects of my spring cold, I’m at the stage where the expectorant properties of thyme will be very useful.


Kitchen medicine

Honey, lemon, cinnamon and cloves -- kitchen medicine for colds and coughs. Image: Su Leslie 2018 Hoping for some relief from my cold. Image; Su Leslie 2018

My “mindful spending” experiment has been thrown a curve-ball (or perhaps a life-line) in the form of a cold.

I’m feeling too sick to go anywhere and am self-medicating with lots of honey and lemon drinks.