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The U.S. National Arboretum: An Escape from D.C.'s Marble and Concrete

Way at the edge of the city, off of New York Ave. NE, near the Goodwill and the Days Inn, sits a hardy, lasting jewel: The… 696 more words

World Bonsai Day 2016-National Arboretum Exhibit


Last weekend, May 14th, I partook in the festivities for World Bonsai Day at the National Arboretum in D.C.. I didn’t buy any trees or pots or anything, but I did take lots of pictures of the trees in the national collection. 523 more words


The fuzzy Eagles are Growing Strong

Some time ago I blogged about the eagles nest at the National Arboretum in Washington, D.C.   At that time they were little fuzzy balls hiding under their parent’s wings.   152 more words

Boyer Writes

wpshoots // anna + nat

When you get the chance to photograph the engagement session of a fantastic couple and one of them just happens to work at for the National Cathedral, well let’s just say even from the beginning, I had a feeling it was going to be amazing. 122 more words


Westonbirt Treetop Walkway

What could be nicer than a relaxing walk in the countryside? A relaxing walk on a giant treetop walkway of course!

The National Arboretum in Gloucestershire is no stranger to creating visual impact. 326 more words


I Found My Thrill on Azalea Hill

I am not a big fan of Azaleas. Part of the reason is that they don’t grow well where I now live in Chicago. Even growing up outside New York City, where Azaleas are fairly common, they did not appeal to me. 551 more words

Shrubs And Small Trees

8 Crazy Things You Can Only Find in the District

One of the best things about the greater DMV is discovering those one-of-a-kind destinations; the must-do activities that set our town apart from other towns. We hunted around for some of the coolest – and rarest – things you can do in the 25 square miles that make up our Nation’s Capital. 270 more words

Indoor Fun