Did you know that tomatoes hate cucumbers? While they might taste great together in a salad, tomato plants actually dislike growing in close proximity to any member of the curcurbit family, which includes cucumbers. Tomatos love carrots and basil, however
Palestinian Embroidery While in Beirut I purchased this beautiful wrap from the Association for the development of Palestinian Camps (Inaash) this is a Lebanes social and cultural association founded in 1969 by a group of Lebanese and Palestinian women who foresaw the necessity of preserving the heritage of traditional Palestinian embroidery. It was an initiative that would also bring means of financial support to many needy families in the camps.