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Natural Beauty – 2019 Home Décor Trend

Crystals and stones have been used to decorate and embellish interiors for centuries.  Whether they are appreciated for their natural beauty, or for the meditative qualities they possess, crystals have drawn the attention of artisans who utilize their unique qualities. Amethyst Since ancient times, purple has been the [...]

2019-04-04T10:09:47-07:00By |Home Decor|0 Comments

Plumeria Care for Socal Climates

Plumerias are beautiful, colorful flowering plants that produce numerous flowers with fragrant scents. These flowers are famously recognized in Hawaiian leis and are easy to grow in our Southern California climate. It’s impossible to track all the different flowers and scents because there are countless varieties, however the pink, yellow and white varieties seem [...]

7 Things to Plant this Fall

Great gardeners know that fall is the favored planting time of the year for Southern California gardeners. Create your beautiful fall garden by selecting your favorites from an assortment of plants we offer. Pentas These sun-loving flowers are ideal for flower borders, containers and attract butterflies and hummingbirds! [...]

2018-09-26T10:03:33-07:00By |Fall, Gardening|0 Comments

My Favorite Fare from the Gourmet Food Corner

Food glorious food! Summer is an unbeatable time of year for entertaining; outdoor barbeques or just kicking it on your own patio with a pal. If you are anything like me, when it comes to food I’m a sucker for the best… A mug for the specialty snack… a pushover for the locally grown [...]

2018-10-24T11:00:36-07:00By |Food|0 Comments

Summer Outdoor Living by Lynda

A View from the Garden Rooms … Outdoor Living. Summer is officially here! Gone are the short, cold days of Winter. Hurrah!!   Make room for warmer, longer, slower, breezy, easy afternoons of Summer… sit in your comfy chair in your respective garden, deck, pool, gazeboe and/or patio with family and friends, sipping [...]

2018-10-24T11:01:59-07:00By |Patio|0 Comments

Coastal Influence – 2018 Home Décor Trend

With our geographical location, the beach and ocean have always been a natural choice for our interior décor. The trend this season is adapting to a relaxed approach and utilizing a softer palette to create a casual and inviting home. Specimen Shells Shells are so interesting and beautiful [...]

2018-06-08T14:09:32-07:00By |Home Decor|0 Comments

June Gardening Checklist

Fellow Gardeners, The information, dates and techniques in this are as accurate as I can currently offer.  During the past three decades I have cared for, nurtured and observed tens of thousands of plants.  With the help of many gardening friends I have attempted to offer on these pages some useful information to help you [...]

May Gardening Checklist

Fellow Gardeners, The information, dates and techniques in this are as accurate as I can currently offer.  During the past three decades I have cared for, nurtured and observed tens of thousands of plants.  With the help of many gardening friends I have attempted to offer on these pages some useful information to help you [...]