Category Archives: Northwest Flower & Garden Show

Twits, Tweets, Good Friends & Coffee: Early Mornings Rule at the Northwest Flower & Garden Show!

The Northwest Flower & Garden Show blew through Seattle last week, turning winter on its head. Yes the Emerald City laid host to 5 full days of spring! Dorthy and the Tin Man greeted us with open arms, spring bulbs … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Savoring the Heat

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Learning to Dance, at the Northwest Flower & Garden Show.

It seems only fitting that the last day of the Northwest Flower & Garden Show lands on the same days as the Oscars. Because in the Seattle Convention Center the largest Garden Show in the Northwest was celebrating its Silver … Continue reading

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Hitting the Road in Search of Spring

Stuck in the throes of winter it’s hard to feel inspired about spring. The garden is frozen. The local plant stores are either closed or running on limited hours. It’s enough to cause a mid winter melt down. But there, … Continue reading

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It’s a Small Sized World, Big on Creativity!

This Miniature garden began last summer, as a project with my eldest daughter. It was our first miniature garden, and although we enjoyed it immensely, there were things I liked and didn’t like about the garden. Not everything worked the … Continue reading

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10 Sure Signs that Spring has Sprung!

I know what your thinking, Spring? Sure woman. It was snowing yesterday in Vancouver, and here you are telling me that it’s spring? Well indeed it is. Spring has burst in, giving us very little choice but to embrace her, … Continue reading

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Way to Burst My Bubble!

Where my mind thinks we are. Reality

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Wordless Wednesday: The Awakening of Spring at the NWFGS.

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The Northwest Flower & Garden Show’s Sky Gardens, Part 3: Heavy Metal

Back to the Skybridge! Gardeners attending the Northwest Flower & Garden Show were being offered a plethora of inspiring ideas and small space solutions.  I’ve written extensively about my visit to the sky gardens last week. Making sure to Indulge Your Inner Artist, we discussed … Continue reading

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The Northwest Flower & Garden Show’s Sky Garden, Part 2: Indulging Your Inner Artist!

I love what what these designers did given such small spaces! It takes real inspiration to come up with such creative ideas, and a solid inner strength to be able to pull it all off! All of the container gardens … Continue reading

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