West Highland white terrier

My Garden’s White Lily

– Posted in: Garden Adventures

 Arguably, there’s no better gardening companion than a dog. My husband says he can find me in the garden by which way the Westie’s nose is pointing. One reason I have a West Highland white terrier is because she makes a good photo prop. Her black nose and eyes show well against her white fur. Lily—named [...]

Dogs in the Garden

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In honor of the Westminister Kennel Club dog show Feb. 14-15 at Madison Square Garden, it’s appropriate to show a few dogs in the garden.  The above photo captures a sweet moment between artist Cathy Carey and one of her golden retrievers. Susan Miller’s yellow lab is on the job 24-7, bringing her things and providing a [...]

Garden Photo Shoots

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My garden, near San Diego, has been in Better Homes & Gardens, Sunset and the San Diego Union-Tribune, among others. Sunset was the first. I interested them by sending the editor this shot of my succulent sitting area.  Sunset sent garden photographer Claire Curran who arrived with an assistant and a van full of equipment. We [...]