Category Archive: Featured

May inspiration–Green Season

Posted by on May 1, 2017

  My May seems to be a month of greens–emerging greens, glad greens, gorgeous greens, gold greens. Green becomes the background for summer sizzle. Before the greens arrived, spring was a burst of color with intrepid yellows, stunning fuchsias, plucky purples. If spring is the place from which all her emotions poured (The Fountainhead by […]


Troy-Bilt & Savannah Area Council of Garden Clubs

Posted by on April 27, 2017

In the early morning hours of October 8, 2016, Hurricane Matthew touched land in South Carolina. Throughout the state there was a lot damage, including the Children’s Garden on the southern edge of the ten acre Savannah Botanical garden. The dedication of the Children’s Garden  was only three year’s earlier, and it quickly took off  as […]


April Inspiration

Posted by on April 1, 2017

With a fast start after a warm winter, the birds are scratching, singing, and suggesting I pay attention. I am. There’s a feeling of joy. They feel spring; as do I. The temperatures may not say spring, but the songs do. In my garden, Helen’s Haven, everything is two to three weeks behind. What already […]