Tagged "dirty girl garden"


New Year’s Resolutions: in the garden.

Ahh, a new year. I was looking through some pictures I took of my garden back in May; the Cerinthe was off the hook! My Roses were going bananas! And I had about 7 different types of Violas and Pansies that completely carpeted the pathway around stepping stones. Gorgeous! I was lusting after this picture …
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Editing.

ed.it tr.v. ed·it·ed, ed·it·ing, ed·its To modify or adapt so as to make suitable or acceptable. For me, a part of the holidays is staying home and spending that much needed down time. I make a big pot of English tea in my Grandma’s old teapot, grab a few design magazines (LUXE, Victoria, Where Women …
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Let there be light?

Last year, around this time, I was traveling to Belize and excited to spend Christmas in a tropical place with my Matt. A year before that I was puttering around my garden after dark, mumbling incoherently, and in a full on war with the Christmas lights. You see I was single, living alone and wanting …
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Took a drive.

I set out for a drive around 9am Tuesday morning, a little past mid-way on my recent trip to Belize. I went out searching for Aurora again, since the day before and proven to be so fruitful and interesting. I’ll make sure to tell you about Aurora later. The drive was up a gorgeous red …
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Tacca chantrieri

The other week I was at the nursery trolling for some flowering perennials to add to a client’s planting bed. My client is super laid back and wants to me to plant what I see fit – but within this guild-line: purples, blues and compact I found myself wandering around the nursery muttering, “Purples, blues, …
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