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Kicky Kokedama

A vintage find and the right plant create a kicky kokedama look for an indoor or outdoor garden! Read more of how I created it: Continue reading

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Keeping A Secret in Our Gardens

We have been quite secretive about what our plans are for the “next step” now that yoga classes have ceased here at the gardens (previous post Synchronicity and the Stepping Stone). Many of our friends, prior yoga students, photographers and … Continue reading

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Beginning a New Garden in Spring

Spring! The geese are heading north and you can smell that cold fresh moist earth in the air. The spring bulbs are beginning to break ground and there’s a whole new garden in the works here! Our snow covering is … Continue reading

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Fall

“Fall”, the name is so appropriate. Living in the Northeast United States, we are blessed with a change in seasons. The temperatures fall and the leaves begin their annual color change. The chlorophyll which gives the plants their green color … Continue reading

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Garden Wedding-Follow Your Bliss

Seven years ago when I planted the first perennial on our property I had envisioned our gardens hosting weddings. I hoped that one day I would see a bride walking along the grass path to a location where a large … Continue reading

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Bracelets on branches

Bracelets on branches and whiskers on kittens, it’s so cold outside I wish I had mittens! Last year at this time we were seeing branches laden with forsythia, star magnolia and willow. This year spring is holding out on us. … Continue reading

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Wintering into Spring with Yogi-fest

Yogi-fests were created to provide our yoga community with an opportunity to get outside and appreciate nature by enjoying the tranquil surroundings in our gardens in all seasons. Spending time in natural surroundings has an ability to improve one’s general … Continue reading

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Melting

We are on the downhill now as winter slowly drags itself away. At least that’s what I’m feeling after seeing ground for the first time in weeks. I’ve been in a hibernation mode and I just needed a little bit … Continue reading

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Connection to the Earth

A few weeks ago we held a very unique “grounding” workshop at our gardens.  It wasn’t the usual kind of container-planting gardening workshop that many are familiar with.  It was something quite different. Most of the attendees were not gardeners. … Continue reading

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Finding Serenity

I wasn’t looking for it by any means. I just happened to stumble upon it as I searched for other things of horticultural interest that could pique the attention of the Facebook News Feed-hungry viewers. As I lamented over what … Continue reading

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