Tag Archives: #NWFGS

New acquaintances and old addictions

So, I meant to report on the Northwest Flower and Garden Show, which is happening this weekend. My friends and former co-workers Gina and William, and I went up to see it on Thursday when it opened. This is our … Continue reading

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NWFGS 2016 – a doubter’s report

Next week, it is time for the Northwest Flower and Garden show in Seattle again. That means it took me a year to write this post. I apologize. In all honesty, I had a hard time with it, as I … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – cheap thrill

*** My apologies to those of you who received this via email on Monday. When I realized my timing was off (still battling the temporal confusion of jet lag, apparently :)),  I deleted it. Sorry about that – here it … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – Harbinger of Spring!

Okay, it’s evening, but it’s still Wednesday, so I think I’m good… For this week, a flashback to Seattle’s recent Northwest Flower and Garden Show. One of my favorite vignettes of the entire show was this lovely creation located in … Continue reading

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Three NWFGS virgins deflowered at the Flower Show

  Neither Laura, Gina or I had ever visited the largest Flower and Garden Show in the Pacific Northwest before, so this year, the three of us, and William who is a show veteran, drove up to Seattle for the day, … Continue reading

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