I love bringing flowers in from the garden and I particularly love the fullness hydrangeas bring to a bouquet with just a few stems. Here’s a simple blue mophead hydrangea bouquet: This lovely bouquet includes blue and purple mophead hydrangeas,…
After years of preparing, planting, and tending, the garden is starting to take shape. It is so very satisfying to watch plants grow, fill in empty spaces, and flower throughout the seasons. Favorites from the front yard include deep orange…
In this bouquet I included mophead hydrangea, oak leaf hydrangea, astrantia, ferns, strawberry greens, meteor shower verbena, shasta daisies, and a spray of pale pink roses.
Fluctuating temperatures left icicles on gutters and foliage that sparkled when the sun came out.
The snow came while I was out of town and temperatures dipped down into the 20s, which is unusual here. Fluctuating temperatures left icicles on gutters and foliage that sparkled when the sun came out. I caught bunny tracks in…
Fall is here and the colors are changing rapidly. Here are some photos I’ve taken near the house.Read More
Made a bouquet from my garden with peonies, oriental poppy and hardy geraniumRead More
Plum blossoms glowing in the sunlightRead More
Created a mobile with abstract watercolor artRead More
First *real* snow of the season just north of Seattle—it’s still a novelty to me, and so beautifulRead More