A Glorious New England Fall

Columbus Day Weekend is always the height of the “leaf peepers” arriving in our part of Northwestern Connecticut. This year they enjoyed a particularly colorful show.  The long wet, cool August and then the dry, rather hot September setthe stage for a blaze of color.   It is now quite late, and although the temperatures dropped …

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The Stamford Garden Club

I was so impressed with the agenda for the Stamford Garden Club. I was delighted to be invited by Maureen Fitzpatrick, shown here with me and the Club’s President, Valeria Mead.  Valerie just happens to be English (originally from Bath) so knew the setting for my subject very well and understood about Royal protocol as …

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