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Category Archives: Gardens

Byodo-In Temple, Kaneohe, O’ahu, Hawai’i

Located at the feet of the stunning Ko’olau Mountains, better known as the Pali (the distinctive narrow

Life In Napa | The May Garden & Vineyard

So, how has your May been? Mine has been  much better, as in more fun. Things (projects) are still moving at a

Life in Napa | The April Garden

I may be showing you images of the garden through April, but I am writing this on the afternoon of May 1st, and

Life in Napa | The March Garden & Transition Into Spring

There is always something going on in a garden, but not quite as much as during March, at least here in

Life in Napa | The February Garden & Making Progress

My Mum said “Yikes!”, too. I am talking about all my stuff piled up in the living room. But like

Life in Napa | The January Garden & Starting a New Chapter

So, yes, I disappeared again for a few days. That is because I moved. Again. This time it was a bigger deal, as

Pumpkin Season at EarthBound Farm Stand | Carmel Valley, California

Pumpkins, pumpkins and more pumpkins in all shapes, sizes and varieties (and all organic) are available at the

Autumn Walk in the Rain

Autumn is definitely my favorite season, and I have been yearning for fall foliage for months. Here in

My First Shinrin-Yoku Walk as a Guide

Yesterday I guided my first Shinrin-Yoku walk and I am still riding high from the experience. The group I

The Colorful Bounty of Spring in Marin | California

This post is dedicated to all of you, but especially to those in Colorado who are still visited by snow while craving

Prelude to Spring at McLaughlin’s Daffodil Hill – Volcano, California

Daffodils anyone? How about thousands of them covering a farm on a hillside in the lower Sierras in Northern

Where Faeries Dwell

Have you seen the movie Under the Tuscan Sun? Do you remember the scene when the bus is passing by the house