From January 23 until sometime
in March the folks at Longwood
Gardens will be featuring Orchids.
When we were there on Tuesday
there were workers and volunteers
scurrying everywhere to remove
plants and replace them with
orchids and other spring flowers.
One group of men was in the
process of building a huge
When it is completed this will hold
one hundred and forty orchids.
We love watching the transformation happen.
Mikey bumped into at least one person who
knew him in the Conservatory and then we sought
out one of his Supervisors.
We had a very lovely time.
Thanks for your comments on the
We continue to take pictures
and one of them will be suitable
for the boys' senior pics.
I am sure that these pointsettia
will soon be on their way out.
Glad I caught them before that
happened. We totally missed
Longwood at Christmas....so sad.
I do hope your day is a great one!
We have our homeschool co-op
and I will be hosting
our weekly family dinner here so it will
be a busy one.
If that sounds strange,
once a week we eat together
with our mothers and Pastor Mike.
This is a weekly habit that we have no
desire to stop.
I realize that it could have
sounded like we have dinner
together as our family of five
once a week. No, that's not it.
We do that more regularly...lol.
Anyway, for tonight,
I think we will have stuffed
pork chops, pasta,
with my homemade Alfredo sauce,
broccoli (Mom) and Peas.
Chelsea will likely whip up
a dessert for all of us.
She is sooo good at that!
Sounds good to me.
Now to get to work
stuffing those chops.