The Journey of a Leaf

The Journey of a Leaf

If you listen, you can hear the leaves rattling softly in the wind. Snap! One leaf drifts off, finally free. Where to go… Perhaps it will sink into the icy waters. Beautifully encased, but immobile. Or perhaps it will remain free Floating high and low, Guided by...
Light

Light

By the end of winter, we are usually left with the image of tainted snow: Grey, muddy, and discolored. Day in and day out, we trudge through it until it melts away into the ground. Often, it reflects our frame of mind after an exhausting day. But here, away from the...
The Autumn Petals

The Autumn Petals

The days are getting crisp and the leaves are starting to turn color. But we’ve yet to dive into the fall. The sunshine is still strong. And the last remnants of summer cling to the petals. It makes it’s final bold appearance before the bright colors are...
The Autumn Light

The Autumn Light

The autumn light Filters through the leaves And bathes the earth in an ethereal glow Russet browns turn to ruby reds And forest greens turn to shades of chartreuse Each yellow leaf carries a bright halo And the bright light saturates All the pigments with color Then...
The Trail of Delights and Surprises

The Trail of Delights and Surprises

Think back to a time when you’ve ventured outdoors and came across landscape so beautiful, it was hard to imagine you weren’t transported to another world.     This is exactly the feeling you get when walking through our new trail at the Orchard...
Hydrangeas: Colors Galore

Hydrangeas: Colors Galore

Visit us before the summer ends. Rows of hydrangea trees and bushes have been planted next to our walkways and they are absolutely stunning. Bouquets of pure whites, vivid pinks, and soft purples jump out to joyously welcome you. Stand back and relax. Drink in the...