Thanksgiving Blessings

  Celebrating a day of gratitude –  remembering all the bountiful blessings that another year has brought.     “All of this reminds me that thanksgiving is a debt.  It is something we owe.  When we bring our thanks before God, we are recognizing Him as the source of every blessing, every protection, every heartbeat, […]


Captivated by Camellias

Just south of Dothan, Alabama in the small hamlet of Madrid, lies Linda and Bill Nichols’ camellia garden, a spectacular display of literally hundreds of magnificent bushes. Between now and February, literally thousands of their blooms will be entered in regional camellia shows as well as shared with their friends and relatives.

Northeast MS Rose Society Celebrates Fall Garden Design

Several weeks ago I was honored to present a floral design program to the the Northeast Mississippi Rose Society in Tupelo. What fun it was incorporating fall blooms in a wide array of colors from the gardens of society members and other area gardeners at North Mississippi Research and Extension Service, an affiliate of Mississippi […]