Monthly Archives: April 2011

The Real Gardens of Beverly Hills

Well, darlings, Dig-It-Blog’s most popular post, day in and out, has been “Garden Visits in the Hamptons,” (now updated with new and better pictures). What’s behind those hedges and gates, people want to know. So, last week, off to the … Continue reading

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Sonoma Farm Market Breakfast

It all started with a trip to the Sonoma Farmers’ Market on Friday, where our friends Melinda and Robert picked up fresh bread, salad greens, asparagus, strawberries, and eggs. Everyone who lives around here wants to cook and eat “primary … Continue reading

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Happy Earth Day 2011

Greetings from Quarrryhill Botanical Garden in Glen Ellen, CA. We spent the morning in this 20-acre Asian woodland garden just north of Sonoma, where species trees, shrubs and plants from all over Asia flourish in a semi-wild habitat that is … Continue reading

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Harbingers of Spring

The day before yesterday, the day before we left for a week in California, the hosta spikes poked through the ground. Finally. It’s a day I look forward to every year, this winter seeming longer and colder than most. Sure, … Continue reading

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