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When ever I see a dogwood tree, I think of my grandparents. Every garden they built had a dogwood featured in the center. My garden has a large dogwood I grew from a twig my neighbor gave me. 82 more words

The Dogwoodsiest Bedroom Ever

Remember the dogwoods painting I asked everyone’s opinion about and then promptly ignored and totally revamped? Well, I had designed it specifically to cover a fugly window in my mom’s guest bedroom (where I sleep every month when I visit her). 52 more words


Dogwoods Painting Revisited

So, remember how a couple days ago I asked for opinions on whether I should totally redo a dogwoods painting I was working on? No? Well, go… 268 more words


Dell Boy at Blickling

My latest session of voluntary gardening at Blickling Hall focused on the Winter Garden and Dell once more- my there are a lot of leaves out there! 116 more words


I've been thinking.........

The garden is now blank, following many weekends of clearing.  It is not a garden at all really as it is devoid of shrubs, flowers or bulbs. 407 more words

Blickling Leaf Maidens

This week’s little jaunt at Blickling was a revisit to the Winter Garden, which I helped to start clearing of leaves and generally tidying up, last week. 216 more words


Quilting, Crafts and Getting Things Finished

The year before I retired, I took a lot of quilt classes and because I was still working, did not finish one thing.  Some of those projects are still not finished for one reason (or three).  546 more words