November 30, 2017 As I decorate the interior of my house -I looked for some greens that have a soft touch and pine scent. The white pine is just perfect! When I place it around the room , I add in some of the tiny white Christmas lights. It gives off a warm and tasteful […]

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November 28, 2017 Back about a month ago I had my hubby build a box for me  to make a harvest arrangement in it. All the fall flowers have died off and it is time for a quick change. This is what I came up with for Christmas.   I think my decorating with greens […]

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November 23, 2017 Today we celebrate Thanksgiving. I get to see my sisters and share happiness! As I put together my Thanksgiving centerpieces I like to add the flower solidago. It adds this bright neon tree to your designs that makes it pop with color…while fall is showing the browns and yellows and oranges. The […]

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November 21, 2017 While I was out shooting photographs of the changing of the seasons I noticed something that looked like Little Lanterns hanging from the tall grass. After I photographed them I realized they were actually the cosmo flower closing up and dying off. When the sun hit them and a breeze blows you […]

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November 20, 2017 Yes…it is my birthday. For the past 55 years I have been sharing my birthday with my Mom. She passed away this year which has left me going solo with my birthday cake this year. I think she is celebrating in Heaven with Dad and my sister Linda. I am 55 and […]

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November 19, 2017 The air plant is so easy to care for. You must mist them once a week. Only wet leaves….do not soak. I have forgotten about misting and you are able to skip a time. They thrive on the air. Afternoon sun is o.k. but bright light is excellent. Never use Miracle grow […]

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November 14, 2017 Never understood why the old oak tree? lol  Sorry to say all the oak leaves are falling off those trees today. There is nothing like an oak leaf shape. When I was little my Mom would go out and pick up little oak leaves and big oak leaves. Then we would bring […]

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November 13, 2017 Pampas  Grass looks like the feathers off an ostrich. It is a feather soft ornamental grass that grows over 5 feet tall. It grows well in full sun and really stands out. I took this photo at a garden shop and wanted to buy it…I have no where to plant it….haha

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November 12, 2017 I was watching a T.V. show about Hawaii. I heard about this interesting flower called Plumeria.  It grows abuntantly in the area and is most commonly known as the flower used to make leis. I never realized that. I for some reason thought that orchids were used. You can see that these […]

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