Wouldn’t it be lovely to stumble across the legendary “Fountain of Youth” and wake up one day looking and feeling ten years younger? Instead of spending time wishfully hoping for that fountain to appear, you can create your own GARDEN of youth and start moving those clock hands back a little. You have everything you need to get started!
Did you know that the Gardens has a trips and travel program that features an array of different opportunities to travel with our staff and instructors regionally, nationally, and internationally? Well if you didn’t, keep us in mind as your make your travel plans!
This year our education staff has put together a variety of trips - from backpacking and viewing wildflowers to checking out the work of Dale Chihuly in Seattle.
The Arts and Crafts movement brought about the clean lines and unfussy patterns of the bungalow style house. Bungalows were first built in England and then migrated to America in the early 1900's along with a changing garden style. With the bungalow came the cottage style garden and some specific hardscape to enhance the lines of the house. The formal gardens and ornate excesses of the Victorian era were now passe.
Let’s face it – you know you’re supposed to eat more salad, mainly because it’s super-healthy, mostly raw and (usually) packed with vegetables, but you’re bored. You’re disenchanted. You’re ready to break up with salad. It just isn’t thrilling you the way it used to. The spark is gone.