Known already since ancient times in Mesopotamia, Egypt and Greece, the Aloe Vera (Aloe barbadensis) has been used for over 5000 years for its amazing virtues. This East African native grows well not only in tropical climate but as well in pot indoors, at kitchen windows or living room tables. It is claimed to be [...]
As a Bulgarian born nature-lover, it is a real honour to explore here with you the origin but also the virtues of the oil-bearing rose. In the middle of my home country, beautifully tucked between two large and majestic mountain chains (the Balkans and the Sredna Gora), is located the famous Rose valley. The place [...]
Hello, my name is Jana Teneva and I am a big nature-lover, a hobby photographer and a certified health-coach. Writing has always been one of my passions, together with foreign languages.
I still remember the first time I was shown a real vanilla bean, my friend cut the thin black pod into two with a sharp knife. Then the tiny black dots, hiding inside andknown as vanilla caviar, appeared. We added them to the cream for an apple-pie, while the air around us filled up with [...]