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A Spring Visit To McGill Rose Garden

Yellow Bloom Upclose Before leaving for Charolette, North Carolina I Googled to see if there were any gardens that maybe open during my visit this weekend.  The beautiful website of McGill Rose Garden was the first on the search results.  After a beautiful drive down to the Carolinas’ I couldn’t wait to see what would be blooming. The […]

Chihuly Chillin’ in Toledo

DSC_0087-2 Toledo Museum of Art Numerous Saturday mornings as a child I would spend at the Toledo Art Museum attending music and art classes.  It was a given I would go to College and spend time in the Fine Art’s Department of this Ohio landmark.  Today I had a wonderful time with my gardening pal Monica […]

Jump Into Ireland

The View At The Top of The Hill Excited to end this St. Patrick’s weekend with you all by sharing a few of my photos from the Philadelphia International Flower and Garden Shows display by one of their official sponsors – Classic Ireland with a Twist : Jump Into Ireland.

Travel & Random Winners

Follow me on Twitter Today was  travel day to the #NWFGS.  In the ‘tweet’ about I shared an image of how the northern folks clear the snow from the runway.   It was a relaxing flight with a bumpy landing into Seattle.  I think we were feeling the winds and clouds coming in from a storm that is expected to […]

Taytos Have Arrived

Before and After Photos of the Raised Bed Potato Garden   I was so excited to pull this beauty from the ground with many more peeking out as I begin to harvest.   This was the first year I grew potatoes. A bin at one of my favorite Garden Centers filled with Irish Potatoes caught my eye and got me thinking seriously about growing my […]