First Steps for Flower Arrangers

Here are some fundamentals to help anyone, from beginner to veteran, get started on making a flower arrangement. These rules make it easy to get a fabulous final “masterpiece.”  Step One: Choose a…

First Steps for Flower Arrangers

Here are some fundamentals to help anyone, from beginner to veteran, get started on making a flower arrangement. These rules make it easy to get a fabulous final “masterpiece.”  Step One: Choose a…

35 Million Year-Old Rose

The Website Gardenista.com, features an interesting article, “10 Things Nobody Ever Told You About Roses.” The first point is that roses are very, very old.According to the article, “We know quite a bit…

Trying to Stay Eco-Conscious

Trying to stay eco-conscious in our new normal? The plastic bags and extra paper towels might be a must, as are bleach solutions. But there are still a few resources locally that might…

Spring Horticulture Tips

Now is the time to plant seeds of cool weather plants, such as arugula, spinach, lettuce and Swiss chard. Consider planting a “Victory Garden” for fresh produce during the corona virus crisis. Spring…

Tips for Still Life Photography

Since we are home bound these days, this is an opportunity to play around with creating still life photographs. Here are tips for your shooting. Have fun and be well! 8 Tips for Still…