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Celebrating Earth's Abundance

Longwood Gardens, PA

Photo credit:  Athena Alexander


Preparations for winter

Bulb Planting

While a morning mist is dim, tuber planting has been begun.

It was planted in the person sea strategy!

It’s planted, planted, planted・・・ 125 more words

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Floral Friday Foto: Sago Palm

The Sago Palm is not a palm at all but a Cyad. They are easy to maintain and slow-growing and so they make excellent houseplants… 20 more words

Weekly Photo Challenges

Pierre du Pont and the Kennett Pike

Along Route 52: Delaware’s Historic Kennett Pike by Andrew D. Engel, archivist, Hagley Museum and Library.  Images of America, Arcadia Publishing, 2014.

Kennett Pike, Route 52, runs north along a ridge from Wilmington, Delaware, through the small towns of Greenville, Centerville, Fairville, and Mendenhall to intersect Baltimore Pike at Hamorton, just east of Kennett Square and Longwood Gardens.  786 more words

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Canning Some Cookbooks

Clump #261:  Clear pile of old cookbooks from bedroom; day nineteen of National Blog Posting Month.

The theme for today is food.  I yanked a pile of old cookbooks out of our bedroom.   182 more words

Best washroom in North America: Gotta go see it.

It comes as no surprise that the toilets at Longwood Gardens, just outside Philadelphia, have been voted the best public restrooms in the U.S.

You will never find an entrance to a washroom anywhere so beautifully, lavishly and extensively landscaped as the one at Longwood with its superb, lengthy green-wall corridor. 271 more words


Meet an EMP: Nicole Krom

Years in Museum Field: 7

Degrees/Certificates: BA, Art History, Villanova University
MA, Museum Education, University of the Arts

Current Occupation: Assistant Membership Manager, Longwood Gardens… 855 more words