Alicia Joseph’s Peanut Butter Pie

Fellow author Alicia Joseph joins me in the virtual kitchen today with a perfect sweet recipe for Valentine’s Day. Take it away Alicia! This is a perfect treat for your special someone on Valentine’s Day. And what better way to show you care then to bake something good. PEANUT BUTTER PIE CRUST 1 ¼ cup…

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The Language of Flowers: A Victorian Tradition

For centuries people have attributed meanings to flowers, herbs, and various plants. Interest in floriography, or the language of flowers, soared during the reign of Queen Victoria. This cryptologic style of floral communication could “say” what members of the society dared not speak aloud: the rigid social constrictions of the upper class helped to create a “language” that is indeed beautiful to behold.

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