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The Golden Ring

Once upon a time, in the quiet little town of Lorim, lived a gardener and his family. His youngest, Rose, a dark-haired beauty, was the most beautiful in the village, and her mother had high hopes for her. 602 more words


Tom Ford Vert des Bois, Vert Bohème and Vert d'Encens: Angel has left the building

The Tom Ford Greens are in town and they are everything I had hoped for. If you think about it, green perfumes have been making a slow, shy comeback for a while. 531 more words


August 29 in history

708 Copper coins were minted in Japan for the first time.

1350  Battle of Winchelsea (or Les Espagnols sur Mer): The English naval fleet under King Edward III defeated a Castilian fleet of 40 ships. 654 more words

Jefferson or Hyacinth Bean...

Plant and Stand Back!

Don’t have a green thumb? I think I have found the answer.

Early this summer, on a trip to Thomas Jefferson’s summer home, Poplar Forest, I picked up a package of seeds from the gift shop. 628 more words

Natural History

Woman Rescued From Stockton Slough Full Of Hyacinth

STOCKTON (CBS13) – Crews rescued a woman from a Stockton slough overflowing with hyacinth Wednesday morning.

The scene was near South Lincoln and Lafayette Streets. 110 more words


Against the Odds

What are our chances?

      Slim to none, on a good day.

Then let's work with "slim."

The Daily Post weekly photo challenge: Narrow


7 million tulips

I’ve always wanted to see the tulip fields in the Netherlands. I had this image in my mind of what it would be like and it looked something… 571 more words