Feng Shui Garden Design Tips

Feng Shui Garden Design Tips

Some interesting ideas here to help you plant something new in your garden.  Have you ever used Feng Shui to plan your living spaces? How about your garden? See more here.  …

The Amsterdam Playhouse

The Amsterdam Playhouse

Do you have a favorite city? The place you would choose to live if you could choose to live anywhere? Mine is Amsterdam. I love everything about it and I am…

Garden To Visit: La Colombe d’Or Hotel

Garden To Visit: La Colombe d’Or Hotel

It’s Wednesday and I find it hard to believe that just four days ago I was in Provence, France. I wish I was still there. I spent a week, but could…

Heavenly Scented Candles

Heavenly Scented Candles

I discovered something wonderful recently. I have long been a lover of essential oils… the right scent can really energize me. I picked up on these little bottles of oil in…

Seed Libraries In The Northeast

Seed Libraries In The Northeast

Being a garden blogger has its perks…free plants and seeds.  Every year, the packets come in, some I purchased and some from suppliers who want me to try things out. I…

The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center in Austin, Texas

The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center in Austin, Texas

Skipping around this morning, I came across this quote from Lady Bird Johnson and I fell in love with her, again.  Every time I read this quote, I feel I must…

The Strange Seduction of Black Plants

The Strange Seduction of Black Plants

Written by Katheen LaLiberte   Plants with black flowers and dark foliage are uncommon and defy our expectations of nature. It is their very difference that makes them so appealing, as…

It Was Bitter Cold in NYC

It Was Bitter Cold in NYC

I spent the weekend in New York City, a last-minute trip I planned on Friday after Kate, Anne-Marie and I finished up the last spreads for the Spring Issue.  I’ve been…

The January Garden from the POV of A New Camera

The January Garden from the POV of A New Camera

    But despite this somewhat demoralizing set of facts, I am undoubtedly in the freshest, most ready, frame of mind that I have been in quite a while.  Why?  I…

Thoughts for the New Year, and A 2016 Garden Design Trends Forecast (download)

Thoughts for the New Year, and A 2016 Garden Design Trends Forecast (download)

Hello readers.  I am both excited and nervous to share a project that I have been working on for the last month or so.  It is PITH + VIGOR’s first Garden…

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  • So excited to celebrate Monrovias 90th birthday here in Oregonhellip
  • Made me smile this morning Thanks iamrandyharris for letting mehellip
  • Been spending some time at Tower Hill Botanic Garden helpinghellip
  • Many of my garden projects get out of hand toohellip
  • Geeking out today! Loving the opportunity to see Monrovias seedhellip
  • Have you ever done a daily challenge? My friend Stacyhellip
  • Inspiration from Monrovia nursery I love the layers created byhellip
  • Its done!! The official unveiling is tonight And this washellip
  • At first glance I thought it was cat mint Howhellip
  • One of those times when the camera is just hopelesshellip
  • Can you believe this isnt real? And actual size ishellip
  • Loving the minimalism and rustic quality of this garden Inhellip