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Berkeley Rose Garden

A lovely day for a visit to the rose garden. I wish the iPhone camera was better at handling intense reds. You might also like: Sunday Flower Walk In the Garden Rose Gallery: Red Rose Gallery: Pink

A lovely day for a visit to the rose garden. I wish the iPhone camera was better at handling intense reds.

Easter Flower Walk

My personal celebration on this beautiful spring day included yoga class, then a walk to the local farmer’s market, taking photographs along the way of my neighbors’ gardens. Whoever has raised that spectacular pink and white rhododendron tree deserves a special blessing! You might also like: Sunday Flower Walk Gallery: Poppies Seeing Rainbows Rose Gallery: Read More…

My personal celebration on this beautiful spring day included yoga class, then a walk to the local farmer’s market, taking photographs along the way of my neighbors’ gardens. Whoever has raised that spectacular pink and white rhododendron tree deserves a special blessing!

Casa de Flores

Yesterday, after several (many!) weeks of hard work and other stresses, we took a day of rest: a yoga retreat with Victoria Russell Bell and a small group at Casa de Flores – which reminded me in spirit of one of my favorite places on the planet, Spankyville. We practiced yoga out under a clump of Read More…

Yesterday, after several (many!) weeks of hard work and other stresses, we took a day of rest: a yoga retreat with Victoria Russell Bell and a small group at Casa de Flores – which reminded me in spirit of one of my favorite places on the planet, Spankyville.

We practiced yoga out under a clump of redwood trees, where it was refreshing just to stare up into the soft green fronds, stretching far above us. And we had time to explore the garden, a lovely jumble of colors, scents, and textures. So (of course) I took lots of pictures of flowers.

Thanks to Vickie, Teresa, and Joe for a lovely day!

Flower Gallery: Geraniums

Geraniums seem to be Italy’s favorite flower: you see them everywhere, perhaps because the vivid red ones are such a lovely contrast to the heavy grey stone of ancient buildings. You might also like: Casa de Flores Yummy Geraniums In the Garden Flowers in the Windows

Geraniums seem to be Italy’s favorite flower: you see them everywhere, perhaps because the vivid red ones are such a lovely contrast to the heavy grey stone of ancient buildings.