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Mendocino, California

Of all the beautiful places on the Left Coast, Mendocino is special to me. Never lived there, but visited often.

During the week this small artist town is generally quiet, except maybe during summer. 136 more words

Left Coast Travel

A Carpet of Spring Flowers

Gardens should not show bare earth. This is a core belief of my gardening faith. A belief not quite as central as “You shall not murder” (Exodus 20:13), but a lot more important than “Do not plow with an ox and a donkey yoked together” (Deuteronomy 22:10). 231 more words


15 Essential Western Experiences for Garden-Lovers

Since New Years is the time for do-lists, here’s ours—and it’s loaded with must-have experiences for Western garden fanatics. 366 more words

Fresh Dirt