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A Trip to America’s Provence and a Beautiful Garden

Summers in the Pacific Northwest are glorious, except when we get an occasional heat wave. Seems to be what’s trending this year in many parts of the country! This past weekend I took a drive to the upper Olympic Peninsula, … Continue reading

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America’s Provence

Welcome to Sequim, Washington, America’s Provence. This serene, pastoral region along the Olympic Peninsula’s northern coastline has optimal growing conditions for Lavender. During the mid-summertime, one can catch a whiff of the wonderful fragrance wafting through the breeze. Everywhere one … Continue reading

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Sequim Lavender Festival

I went to the Sequim Lavender Festival this weekend. It’s a summertime festival that I almost always attend each year, weather dependent. As mentioned in my last blog, Sequim, Washington is considered to be the “lavender capital of North America,” … Continue reading

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It’s Lavender Bloom Time!

Yep, it’s Lavender Festival and harvest time for all you lavender herb lovers! All weekend long has been the Sequim Lavender Festival, located on the Olympic Peninsula in Washington State. This area touts itself as being the lavender capital of … Continue reading

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A Taste of Lavender

No, it’s not Lavender time.  It’s not even close! But over this past Valentine’s Day weekend, there was a local Lavender farm/winery that had a little sweetheart’s special going on. I decided to check out the free samples of lavender … Continue reading

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