As we’ve accelerated the sate-myself vibe – through ‘Starbucks Nation’ to ‘Food Network’ celebrity chefs’ opening their own dining venues – I’ve been one of the left-behinds. I can’t become part of these Millenial trends because… I have allergies. Sadly, I have no sense of scent.

I’m neither interested in sumptuous food nor the high dollar/plate price. I’m a Boomer Babe with allergies.

As a person long-plagued by allergies that create havoc in my airways, I’m consigned. I take two daily allergy meds…

But, this was the worst allergy season in memory because of the abundant rains – oh well, rain wreaked havoc in my airways, too. Plus some other stuff. Read all about it here

I possess a limited supply of taste backed by a bodacious sense of smell. I helped my patient gardener husband plant abundant flowers in our yard with the intention to attract bees and butterflies. http://Image by <a href=”;utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_campaign=image&amp;utm_content=1537694″>Rebekka D</a> from <a href=”;utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_campaign=image&amp;utm_content=1537694″>Pixabay</a>

We needed bees to return, to pollinate our lemon tree blossoms and garden edibles, to allow crops to grow.

Are you doing your part to save bees, help crops thrive, to feed the planet and yourself? Do you long for more pleasant aromas in your life, less manure and more mums and peonies and roses and lavender aromas?

http://Image by <a href=”;utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_campaign=image&amp;utm_content=337695″>PollyDot</a> from <a href=”;utm_medium=referral&amp;utm_campaign=image&amp;utm_content=337695″>Pixabay</a>

Have you been one of busy bees, doing the business of saving our planet (Earth is our home – we need to save it for the animals, bees, birds, and ourselves) join the Hive Mind! Join the Garden and Beekeepers’ Army!

Do humans have no sense?