bougainvillea

Gardens of Mission San Juan Capistrano

– Posted in: Garden Design
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California is relatively new, historically speaking, but that doesn't mean we don't love antiquities. Designers of restaurants and hotels must know this, because when they do a Spanish colonial-style establishment, they knock stucco off of the walls to make them look old. So where did they get the idea that this lent (at least the suggestion of) authenticity? [...]

Bougainvillea Boogie

– Posted in: Garden Adventures

I have a motto: If it's beautiful, shoot it. This has resulted in an eclectic assortment of gorgeous photos that I didn't know what to do with...until I discovered a website that lets you upload 12 to 15 photos, select music to go with them, then alchemizes the whole shebang into a 30-second video. (Any longer, you [...]