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Snow Queen 2017 - Design, Hyacinth Maidens and Buttercup frame

More Snow Queen work again!

This year’s production involves shadow puppetry, which I was lucky enough to get to design as well (and the frames for those puppets, too!). 86 more words

Forcing Bulbs for Winter Color

by OCMGA Master Gardener Tammy Borden

Who says gardening has to wait until spring? By forcing bulbs you are convincing a spring bulb that it has slept through the winter months and are encouraging it to bloom early. 598 more words



So my white petalled hyacinthus orientalis is now in full bloom. To have such a springtime flower blooming in the birth of winter (it snowed the other morning) is rather surreal, but it elevates the ambiance of my room. 374 more words


BLOGMAS #04 - the monday post w. 49

Guys, this is the first Monday post of December! We’re actually getting closer to christmas and we are so excited about continuing to open our advent calendars, we’re basically kids when it comes to that. 400 more words


The Golden Locket - Main Characters

Here are the main characters for The Golden Locket, well, two of them anyway. Rose and Hyacinth.


(Art by the fabulous Maddy Moore!)


Saw Love , Harvest Beauty

Sometime early in March I bought these Hyacinth bulbs in a glass vase from the supermarket. They bloomed on my window seal smelling heavenly and easing my winter blues. 190 more words



I bought a little white hyacinth bulb today, while walking around Versailles. I currently have a cold and my sense of smell is temporarily down, so I needed something to raise my mood, and at €1.50 I could not think of a better medicine! 136 more words