Claude Monet’s Garden at Giverny

My favorite painters are the impressionists, and I love the quietness and solitude of nature. Thus, it is no surprise that Claude Monet’s gardens at Giverny was my favorite place to visit while in France. Maybe that opinion might change if we had visited more than just the Paris and Nice vicinity. All of theContinue reading “Claude Monet’s Garden at Giverny”

Ponds, Rocks and Gardening

      I look out the window and see flurries of snow.  Yet, I’m getting excited about Spring, gardening, mowing the grass, and working on the trails.  I love to mow the grass.  And, our lawn is big.  Someone asked me once how big our lawn is, and I said it is as bigContinue reading “Ponds, Rocks and Gardening”

Gardens – A Constant Evolution

There has always been this weird place in our front lawn, and living out in the country in the middle of nowhere we have a huge front lawn.  In actuality the front lawn is as big as wherever you decide to stop mowing and let the field take over.  This particular place just off ourContinue reading “Gardens – A Constant Evolution”