Garden Travel

Montrose - favorite gardens (rodney eason) on www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rodney eason |

Tucked away in the town of Hillsborough, North Carolina, is one of the most charming and endearing gardens that I have ever visited. This special...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

I've got a little theme going today.  It's about Cicada's and all things related.... I read an interesting article on the NPR website over the weekend about how the...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

I am in one of those moods today. You know the mood we all sometimes get into where you feel like you should pre-warn every...

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tennis court handrails at chanticleer garden via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rodney eason |

In case you missed the other posts (here and here), each week I am writing about one of my favorite gardens for their use of...

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woodland rill beatrix ferrand Garden maine www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rodney eason |

The second garden in this series is the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Garden. I first visited this garden in Seal Harbor, Maine on Mount Desert Island...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

You how google has that tool where based on web searches they can pretty accurately predict flu outbreaks? I've got one of those too....it is...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

Good Morning! [issuu layout=http%3A%2F%2Fskin.issuu.com%2Fv%2Fdark%2Flayout.xml showflipbtn=true autoflip=true autofliptime=6000 documentid=130313022701-3ff0e059d74341a2a631d89b7d9cbab3 docname=leaf_magazine_spring_2013 username=leafmag loadinginfotext=Leaf%20Magazine%2C%20Issue%205%2C%20Spring%202013 showhtmllink=true tag=garden%20design width=580 height=375 unit=px] Except for a brief break to help my husband...

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Posted by rodney eason |

I have spent quite a bit of time this winter thinking about garden design on the micro and macro level. There are several gardens at...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

  I discovered a fantastic new site for dry garden inspiration.  That Lambley Nursery and gardens in Victoria, Australia is on the other side of...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

Storm Status: Saturday morning Feb. 9  2013 - Harvard, MA - Snow is about 18 inches deep and still coming down.  Snowed in, still have...

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Posted by rodney eason |

Last week I was sorting through some of my old photographs. I came across this one from a couple of years ago on the High...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

I have a confession -- I think I am getting on my husband's nerves....but I can't stop. It's January, cold and I'm up for a...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

I've got lots of house guests and my holiday has been great so far (how has yours been?). Tonight I am hosting my parents and...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

I want to get lost in my thoughts.  As I always do at this time of year.  What is changing, what has changed, what is...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

Are you ready?  I've checked my list -- many times....besides paper towels and beer, I am all set to snuggle in for the next 48...

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rhubarb forcer www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer |

I am feeling confident that my rhubarb plants have finally taken to my garden and so, finally, I can resonably justify trying to force rhubarb....

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

I haven't been able to decide how to attack posts this week as I peruse the archive....Do I just pick something randomly, really think about...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

How are you all today?   I am very sad and I have to admit - a bit shaken. I had a minor - but...

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mandalas explained www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer |

Mandalas have been used since ancient times to represent spirit and life's journey.    A symbol of wholeness and unity, the word 'mandala' is a Sanskrit...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

The Thanksgiving event was all I could have hoped for (and more) and I am so grateful that so many of you could come (we...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

What the heck happened last week!?! I am in shock at the notion that it is officially the Christmas season...(as I look out my kitchen...

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