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Beginning Again

Here in Central Texas, Spring wakes up one morning and jumps right out of bed. Overnight, verdant green replaces the crispy brown covering hillsides and the world awakens to blossom and bird song. 664 more words


East Bergholt Place - Place for Plants

I was fortunate to spend a very peaceful March day visiting the gardens at East Bergholt Place (The Place for Plants).  It is my nearest showcase garden – together with its lovely plant nursery – so it is always a pleasure to visit. 710 more words

Flower Photography

Hope Explains Beauty

The friend request made it through my Facebook filter, so I thought…okay, I’ll confirm this person. Maybe he wants to know about my latest book. 595 more words

Staying In Hope

Spring into action with volunteering at Bodnant Garden

Bodnant Garden is growing – and needs you! We’re making a spring appeal for volunteers to help nurture new garden areas and to tend our rising number of visitors. 602 more words

Bodnant Garden

A morning in the graveyard

I do not make a practice of visiting graveyards and I have never been to New Plymouth’s cemetery before, despite living in the district for over 35 years. 532 more words

Tikorangi: The Jury Garden

There's pleasure in Vauxhall

St Peter’s church (1864) on Kennington Lane in Vauxhall, south London, is a very nice unadulterated example of work by the English architect John Loughborough Pearson (1817–97). 544 more words