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“My garden is my most beautiful masterpiece” ― Claude Monet

We visited Monet’s garden in Giverny, France.  Anyone who loves gardens can understand how Monet felt. We’ve visited many acclaimed gardens on our travels – Longwood in Pennsylvania, Filoli in California, Busch in Vancouver. What we loved about these gardens … Continue reading

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What do Marilyn Monroe and Julia Child have in common?

Beautiful, talented women? Yes, but there is another link that we discovered at Filoli, a lovely garden 30 miles south of San Francisco.  Marilyn Monroe and Julia Child are roses!  Who knew?  We spied them not far apart in the … Continue reading

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