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Gardening / This & That around the Net !


This is my garlic .!!! and can you see the earth boxes to the left .. with more tomatoes and sweet peppers.

Our End of May Blog Give a Way is ::

Congratulations to Ms Margaret @ yogagarden.

Every now and then I like to talk about people I have had the pleasure of dealing with in the business world.

Around the net, business / people I really admire and would recommend:

Christopher McMann at White Lotus has a fabulous newsletter and photos that are just amazing.!!! Visit White Lotus

Karen Creel at Garden Chick has a Home Depot for the opportunity to give away a $100.00 gift card on her blog. Vi st GardenChick Blog.

Papa Geno’s Garden has move on .. and now has ‘Heartland Organics’ visit his farewell blog at : Papa Geno’s Blog

Earth-Saver bag innovator. I met Carlos Kovalsky VP and Founder at the GoGreenExpo here in NYC. Visit his website: Earth-Saver

My garden brings me so much joy. Everything is now planted tomatoes (of course), basil, parsley, Rosemary, sage, oregano, egg plants, hot red peppers (a first for me),zucchini, yellow squash.


So excited, the photo above is the beginnings of my pergola that Rudy Gunther is building for me .. a long time dream ..

May is such a busy month with plantings and cleaning up from the winter.! For me .. the joy of gardening .. there is nothing better in this world. Peaceful .. just makes me happy to play in dirt.

Blog Watchers special:

From now til June 15th, 2009
on orders over $75.00
We are giving away a Earth-Saver bag.
Be sure to put this in the ‘comments section’
when checking out :::
‘EarthSaver bag’ to receive this gift.!

Summer is around the corner, please be sure to take care of your skin.
Drink plenty of water, and be sure to moisturize your face.

Hydrosol Page to hydrate your skin

Aloe Vera & Seaweed Gel for those sun burn days

Quotes for the month of June:

‘If a June night could talk,
it would probably boast it invented romance.’
— Bern Williams

‘Kind hearts are the gardens;
kind thoughts are the roots;
kind words are the flowers’
kind deeds are the fruits.’
— English Proverb

wishing you an enchanted garden filled with fragrant flowers.!
– til next time,
Rosanne
http://www.SunRoseAromatics.com

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Herb Blog Contest – Week # 10 ! Final ..

Torchsong Studio will be hosting the 10th and final week of our blog contest.

Maryanne is offering something a little different to close out the contest.

A lead free pewter garden pin with a little glass ladybug charm in the middle and garden tools on either side.

Just comment on this, or any of the other blogs participating for a chance to win one of ten pins to be given away.  MAKE SURE YOU LEAVE A CONTACT email.

Remember all of the blogs below are participating, so visit all of them and post to increase your chances of winning.

The Essential Herbal magazine subscription
Garden Chick – fairy cookie kit
SunRose Aromatics – facial exfoliant and liquid soap
Herbs from the Labyrinth – tea sampler
Patti’s Potions – lip balms
PrairieLand Herbs – healing wand
Aquarian Bath – lip balm and soap
The Rosemary House – Bertha Reppert’s “Twelve Month Herbal”
Nature’s Gift – purse-sized inhalers – inhalation blend
Torchsong Studio Our final contest – check back on May 8 for the list of winners!

Thanks everyone for participating and for playing!

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Herb Blog Contest – Week # 9

At Nature’s Gift we have been pleased and excited about hosting this week’s contest. The hard part has been trying to decide what to offer as the prize!


We chose Deluxe Personal Inhalers from our new shipment, filled with the winner’s choice of several healing synergies.

We’ll ship one of these pretty purse-sized inhalers filled with your choice of our SineEase Synergy, for easing sinus pain and congestion, Happy Morning Synergy, recommended for easing the nausea of morning sickness, but also helpful for motion sickness, etc., or our research based depression fighter “Citrus Smile.”

To be entered in the contest, respond to this post, here, and at all the blogs listed below. Please be sure to include your Name and email address so that we may contact you.

To make the contest even more exciting, ONE lucky entrant, drawn from one of the listed blogs, will receive a signed copy of Marge’s Book “Essential Oils and Aromatics”.

You may check these links for some of the reviews, from the Journal of the Northeast Herbal Association, or from The Massage Therapy Journal.

Remember all of the blogs below are participating, so visit all of them and post to increase your chances of winning.

Torchsong Studio to be announced (one week)
The Essential Herbal – magazine subscriptions
Garden Chick – fairy cookie kit
SunRose Aromatics – facial exfoliant and liquid soap
Herbs from the Labyrinth – tea sampler
Patti’s Potions – lip balms
PrairieLand Herbs – healing wand
Aquarian Bath – lip balm and soap
The Rosemary House – to be announced today
Nature’s Gift – winners to be announced May 1st

Good luck to all, remember to share this Blog Contest with your family and friends!

– until next time,
Rosanne

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Herb Group Contest – Week # 4

Wishing you a wonderful Spring as today is the Spring Equinox.
Here in the Bronx we had the biggest snow flakes this morning, however, Mother Nature cleared the sky and now the sun is shining the sky is blue..
the birds are so happy!

Wishing you a fragrant Spring with all the glorious ‘new green’ colors.

Welcome to week # 4 of our Herb Blog Group Contest!

For the week between Friday, March 20 and Thursday, March 26, you can enter simply by ‘entering a comment’ in response to this blog entry and take a chance at winning a sampler of hand-blended herbal teas from HerbsfromtheLabyrinth.com, including one each of the following:

Moontime Tea, Lover’s Tea, Spring in My Step, FemininiTea, Dandy Lion Tea, Hush-A-Bye, Strong As Nails, SereniTea, SmarTea, DigestiviTea, Nursing Mother Tea, Endo-Liver Tea, Love Your Liver Tea, and Mid-Summer tea

has a wide range of herbal products to choose from.
The following blogs are also participating, so stop over to enter with them for additional chances to win AND the chance to explore some cool blogs.
The Essential Herbal – One Year Subscriptions – week 1
Garden Chick – Fairy cookie cutters – week 2
SunRose Aromatics – Facial Scrub & Organic Liquid Soap – week 3
Herbs from the Labyrinth – Herb ‘Tea Sampler’ – week 4

The winners of Herb Blog Contest Week # 3
Which was hosted by SunRose::
Patti’s Potions – Jody Sullivan North Platte, NE
PrairieLand Herbs – Caroll Duffy – Canada
Aquarian Bath – Elizabeth Jacob – Canton, OH
The Rosemary House – Marie Moore – Danville, PA
Natures Git – Gail Odegaard – Hyattville, WY
Torchsong Studio – Sara Brockunier – Claremont, NH
The Essential Herbal – Jen Strading – Ephrata, PA
Garden Chick –
SunRose Aromatics – Emily N.
Herbs from the Labyrinth – Andrea Gutierrez – La Mirada, CA
We hope you keep coming back to visit us and our ‘herb blog group contest’.
– until next time,
Rosanne
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New Blog Groups Contest (S) !!!

SunRose Aromatics is happy to annouce we will be part of the following::

Welcome to our Herb Blog Group Contest!

For the week between Friday, February 27 and Thursday, March 5
you can enter simply by entering a comment in response to this blog entry

and take a chance at winning a full year’s subscription to The Essential Herbal Magazine!

The Essential Herbal is written by, for, and about herbie people and the things they love. It is a grassroots publication that talks about the things you want to know when it comes to herbs.

The following blogs are also participating, so stop over to enter with them for additional chances to win AND the chance to explore some cool blogs. If you are already a subscriber, we’ll just add the free year on the end. Be sure to leave an email addy in your response so that we can reach you if you win!

Possum Creek Herb Farm
Blessings of an Herbwyfe

*** These blogs will be having contests for the next 10 weeks.
Join in on the fun! Be sure to come back!
Remember .. you have to be in it to win it.

~ til next time,
Rosanne
http://www.sunrosearomatics.com/