My Purple Rain Garden: Is the Universe Trying to Tell Me Something?

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Lots of rain this year. And lots of purple out in our front yard. Purple nemesia. Purple irises. Purple salvia. Pansies so … [Read more...]

Photo Op: It’s Blooming Springtime on Our Hill — In March

By Barbara Falconer Newhall It's spring in our hilly neighborhood. Our magnolia tree is finishing up its annual blast of pink and white. But the … [Read more...]