Friends have been sharing the fruits from their gardens. Plums, nectarines, peppers, and tomatoes. Home grown food is the best and the sun ripened tomatoes have been divine and tomatoes get me thinking of basil. I love the smell and taste of fresh basil whether paired with tomatoes, made into a pesto, or added to a sauce. But basil isn't only delicious it offers a variety of benefits. Sweet basil is wonderful for the digestive and nervous systems and contains aromatic oils, c
If you're familiar with the story of David and Goliath, David a young sheep herder took down a Philistine giant that struck fear in the heart of Israel's entire army. And he did it with a slingshot, one smooth stone, and in the name of God Almighty. Here's the biblical account: 8 Goliath stood and shouted to the ranks of Israel, “Why do you come out and line up for battle? Am I not a Philistine, and are you not the servants of Saul? Choose a man and have him come down to me.