Idaho Botanical Gardens

There's something magical about a garden tucked away in a city. Gardens are places of contemplation and beauty, places that feel slightly apart from time and yet when you're there you feel connected. I've always loved beautiful gardens, so when I found the Idaho Botanical Garden on my birthday, it became one of my favorite … Continue reading Idaho Botanical Gardens

Portland’s Crystal Rhododendron Garden

This year I was lucky enough to celebrate my birthday twice, and for both celebrations I was able to visit a beautiful garden. I'll be doing a post on the other garden, the Idaho Botanical Garden, next week. Located just off Reed college's campus, the Crystal Rhododendron Garden drives home the fact that the Willamette … Continue reading Portland’s Crystal Rhododendron Garden