Showing posts from June 16, 2013

WelcomeTo My Garden

Our summer kick off party...yeah! schools out.  This year our theme 'A Garden Party'.  Each charming guest brought a 6 pack of their favorite flower and after a picnic lunch each of them planted their flowers in the 'children's garden' that had been previously prepared just for this special day.  Over the years I have been collecting ceramic tiles from Mexico and San Diego waiting to find the perfect place to use them.  After considerable thought on how to make this flower garden their own I decided to glue the tiles to garden stakes.  They each choose their favorite tile, had their name written on the stake and placed it in the garden next to their flowers.  I think they will have fun watching their garden grow and fill out during the summer months.  They took it very seriously and had a great time digging in the dirt,  The garden is filled with begonias, petunias, succulents and a beautiful variety of flowers. Our in-house gardener and landscape architect, Lace…