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Wednesday, 8 July 2015

Lighten our darkness ....


We have so much olive oil we really don't know what to do with it...

... so one of our Greek friends has been showing us how to make a traditional lamp...

...that the Parian villagers used when he was a boy...


You take a dried Kalathropos flower (Common Mullien plant)...

...and float one of the little flowers upside down it in a little olive oil (only about 5 mm deep)...

...let it soak for a few minutes, light the stem and ...


...you have a little light!