Category florida

July in Bloom

We celebrated 4th of July in Sitka, Alaska, then headed south over Baranof Island in a float plane, flying low between snow-capped mountains and fjords.

June in Bloom

How do I love summer in Florida? Let me count the ways…

Mango Mania 2017

The most devout mango lovers I know gather in a grove of moonlit mango trees to kickoff the start of each season. There’s tropical music, a bar serving every kind of mango cocktail, and of course there’s mango food galore.

May in Bloom

My favorite plants are gifts from family and friends, like these Amazon lilies from grandma.

April in Bloom

Passion flowers look like something from another planet. 

Gasparilla 2017

Do you feel an overwhelming sense of dread? A feeling of imminent doom?

December In Bloom

I hope everyone enjoyed the holidays! My heart is all filled up. I hung out with family and friends and went to some great parties! Thanks to everyone for all the good cheer.