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Can Digging in the Dirt Make You Happy?

I was thrilled to work on a story for Modern Farmer about the link between dirt and well-being. There’s some very interesting research looking at the benefits of microbes in the environment on human health. 216 more words



Feeling sad this morning listening to the news so I am trying to focus on gratitude and all the good things in the world that make me smile. 41 more words


Whimsical Wednesday: Garden Gnomes

This gallery contains 2 photos. Of all the statues on the grounds (even Snow White and the 7 Vertically Challenged Men couldn’t hold a candle to these), I think the garden gnomes stole the show. 49 more words


More highlights from REBS' 31st annual show

The Redwood Empire Bonsai Society’s annual show is big. The sheer size of the event provides ample opportunities to criss-cross the hall, appreciating the work that went into each of the trees on display. 247 more words


Buddleia Tree

I would like to share with you this photo of my ‘Butterfly’ tree. It was taken at the beginning of August. This is also the bird feeding station and I have put fat balls all the summer and have had many sparrows – young and old – feeding. 17 more words