Category Archives: Gardening

Disney’s Flower & Garden Festival Topiaries

One of my most favorite times to visit Disney World is during the Flower & Garden Festival at Epcot. The weather is good, all the flowers are in bloom, and it is a beautiful time. I love wandering around and looking at all of the topiaries. What a fun job it must be to be able to work on designing and building these works of art! There are 400 Walt Disney World horticulturists that install all of the flowers, and 100 of them maintain them during the…

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Living with the Land at Disney’s Epcot

In Epcot, in the same building – The Land Pavilion – as the highly popular attraction Soarin’ is a not-well-known ride called Living with the Land. This overlooked attraction is one of my favorites in Epcot, along with Figment and the Gran Fiesta Tour Starring The Three Caballeros.

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What’s Up Wednesday

School is finally winding down. 2 weeks left and then it is SUMMER!!! These strawberries were planted 2 years ago and have taken over one of my flower beds, but they are giving me some good fruit, even though I have ignored the plant. Maestro was ready to have a strawberry! He was following me around the entire backyard until I finally gave him one. On Saturday I took 51 of my 8th graders to HersheyPark for a music competition. My two groups won 1st…

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