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Review: An American Weredeer in Michigan by Phipps & Suttkus

An American Weredeer in Michigan is the newest urban fantasy novel from C.T. Phipps and Michael Suttkus. The book takes place a year after the events of the first book, … 443 more words


A Glimpse into Phipps (photos)

Over the summer I took multiple trips to Phipps Botanical Conservatory in Pittsburgh and every time was overwhelmed by it’s beauty. Here’s just a preview of what Phipps has to offer. 286 more words


Horace Sims

One of Ari’s great-great-grandfathers was Horace Sims, the son of Frederick Sims and Elizabeth Phipps.

Horace was born on 1 Nov 1909 in Holbrook, Derbyshire and appears in the 1911 census as the sixth of seven children, living in Town Street, Holbrook. 109 more words

Mulgrave Old Castle

Two years ago to the day I went for a walk through Mulgrave Woods to the Old Castle. Today’s Image of the East Row Beck was made on the way up to the old stones. 803 more words


Butterfly Garden @ Phipps Conservatory, Pittsburgh, PA - 2017

Something wonderfully beautiful, simple, and mesmerizing is currently happening at Pittsburgh’s Phipps Conservatory.  The 120 year old facility’s Stove Room has been transformed into their annual… 180 more words

Brilliant Glass at The Phipps Conservatory

I love having a membership at the Phipps because we can visited each season and see an entirely different garden. This summer is special though because there is a special exhibition of the fine art glass sculptures of Jason Gamrath.There are always a few glass sculptures in the eight rooms of the conservatory but this year the exhibition adds over 80 works from the brilliant young artist. 49 more words

Scenic Views

Rotherwood Plantation


Location: Kingsport, Hawkins County, Tennessee; on the Holston River
Date Constructed/ Founded: 1818
Associated Surnames: Phipps, Ross
Historical Notes: Rotherwood Mansion is located above the Holston River. 556 more words