Still gardening at 89

rock_oak_deer(8b TX)May 28, 2011

This wonderful story was posted on the Texas Forum and there's so much y'all would love I've linked it here for you.

When I'm 89, I want visitors to find me working in the garden too.

Here is a link that might be useful: Billie's Rockport Garden

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luna_llena_feliz

I want to be Billie when I grow up! Love her garden. Thanks for sharing!

    Bookmark   May 28, 2011 at 7:43PM
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Calamity_J(z7bc)

Wonderful! I am on my way to Texas, to visit a fellow Garden Junk Gal I met here on this forum!!!! Slowmedown. She posts her garden art on the stainedglass/mosaics forum, it is worth checking out! Yup, Those Texas Gals, they are quit something!!!

Here is a link that might be useful: Slowmedown

    Bookmark   May 29, 2011 at 12:29PM
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rock_oak_deer(8b TX)

Thanks calam, I'm glad you enjoy our gardening style down here in Texas. I remember your master gardener's tour from a few weeks ago and that your gardening style seemed very different to them. Since you love garden junk, you'll love Texas and find lots of great ideas here too.

I've been following both yours and slowmedown's amazing projects for some time now. Next week I'm planning to start posting progress pics on my first mosaic which is also a garden junk project. It's small, but an interesting project for me so I'm excited to get started.

Enjoy your visit to Texas!

BTW, it's hot here so be prepared.

    Bookmark   May 29, 2011 at 1:42PM
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nonacook(8bFL)

Have a good trip Calamity!
We will want to hear about it!
Get you 2 together and things may HAPPEN!!!! LOL

    Bookmark   May 29, 2011 at 10:14PM
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