Monthly Archives: September 2013

I’m not Here

This week I’m at my blog for Alabama Gardener Magazine ‘Peggy’s Picks – Tales from a Plant Ho‘. I’m talking about all the fabulous stuff I got at the Independent Garden Center show. I alternate between the two sites, so I’ll … Continue reading

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Fred’s Favorites

I met Fred, the only man to ever crash girls’ weekend, last spring at Melinda’s house, and we developed a very special connection. I was so glad to see him again. He came with Melinda and Christie to my fifth and final … Continue reading

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The fifth and final girls’ weekend for 2013 just ended. It was very exciting. I’m working on a post about that for later this week, but in the meantime this is just a quick post to tell you the other … Continue reading

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I’m Not Going to do That

This picture of the fabulous Pennisetum ‘Princess Caroline’ was part of a recent blog. I was going to give you a handy tip to help remember how to spell it, but I knew that since I mention her daughter and … Continue reading

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Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens

I was pondering how I could possibly travel from Alabama to Maine and see my niece, Devin, perform the lead female role in The Boothbay Playhouse production of The Fantasticks. Suddenly, I had what could possibly be the best idea … Continue reading

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