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Truth: It’s hard to work when the Olympics are on

February has kept us busy. Getting ready for the growing season takes a lot of planning. Much of this has been helped by the fabulously inspirational gardens at the NWFGS & the BC Home & Garden Show. I’d love to … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: An idyllic spring dream (NWFGS)

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Birthday Wishes for Moore Love

Happy birthday to me! This past weekend I celebrated the passing of another year by doing a few of my favorite things. We indulged in afternoon tea at the Little White House in historic Fort Langley. The sweets and savory … Continue reading

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How to Savor Seattle

Last February on our trip to Seattle for the Northwest Flower & Garden Show, my husband & took an extra day just to ourselves. We played tourist and wandered around this familiar cross border city. We had a fun laid back … Continue reading

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Trend Spotting at the NWFGS: Lust, Rust & Waterways

The Northwest Flower & Garden Show swept through the region last month. The amazing plants and displays captivated my attention and haven’t let go.  After a long winter, the abundant sights, smells of the show can be a little dizzying. Only … Continue reading

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NWFGS Container Round Up: Contain This!

Continuing on our journey through the Northwest Flowers & Garden Show, we come to one of my favorite subjects; Planters, the planted and containers with wow! Throughout the show there were many inspired designs and creative and re purposed planters that caught … Continue reading

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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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