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Week in Review / Eva Schloss, Orchids, and a Healthy Dose of Sugar

One of my goals for 2017 is to write more regularly- to map out all the little things that got me through the day and into the weekend. 783 more words

Week In Review


I used to hate the smell of flowers, that was back when I was dead. I now realize the scent of life made it clear how dead and numb I was to life. 101 more words

Wanna be startin' somethin'

I’m a glutton for punishment.  I simply Must try starting seeds…  This season of gray, gloom, and cold cries out for some seedlings to brighten a corner and I have mightily tried to figure out how.   173 more words


They're Back!

The orchids have returned to the Franklin Park Conservatory and we were there today.  Here is just a preview of things to come later…


Southern California Spring Garden Show: Part II, the Japanese Orchids

There was a ton of orchids at the flower show, many at reasonable prices. I think that is what creates the danger zone. If an orchid is very expensive, I would just admire, but hardly tempted to buy it. 507 more words

My Orchids

Iris and Orchid

Iris and Orchid.  Today was a day for both at the Coastal Georgia Botanical Garden.  The Deep South  Orchid Society staged their 30th annual show in the new Visitors Building and vendors sold orchids on the new veranda in the back. 367 more words

Three shades of Cymbidiums

Cymbidium /sɪmˈbɪdiəm/,[1] or boat orchid, is a genus of 52 evergreen species in the orchid family Orchidaceae. The new Latin genus name is derived from the Latin… 47 more words