I have been growing mint plant on the deck this summer. For one, I love anything mint, for two, I found a chocolate mint plant and just had to impulsively buy one when I saw it outside of a grocery store. Since replanting them in one pot, they have overtaken the pot.
I have been searching for a use for all of this mint besides bath salts. I mean, it is only about 10 degrees cooler than Hades in Oklahoma this year in June. Way too early for this nonsense, and a hot soothing mint Epsom salt bath is the last thing on my mind. We have endured the Mississippi Delta heat, Erica (bless her little kitchen heart), Ron and his family still tolerate it and we have lived through 9 Oklahoma summers, but this year is different.
Love our lawn crew, but it makes me a little sad when I see someone else taking care of the lawn. Hit me up if you live in the Tulsa area and want the name of our company, they do a great job. But, for as long as I can remember, Andy’s lawn has been his source of pride and joy. This year is so hot, he willingly gave up lawn maintenance. Continue reading “Mint Tea”