Brocantes, Vide Greniers and Marche aux Puces!
By any name in French - brocante, vide grenier or march aux puces - it all means the same to me...the thrill of the hunt! A big part of our day in France is chasing down the dealers who specialize in collecting the history and craft of the countryside of France. A small brocante sign with an arrow pointing to the right may mean a 5 minute jaunt down the road or an hour drive into the countryside in search of the next sign. Sometimes we drive so far, one of us gives up patience before the…
Time to get down and dirty in the garden.
We got some rain and everything is greening up and blooming out. I am in love with these garden images and I couldn't wait to share them. I bought a new pair of gardening gloves, a bottle of ibuprofen and Zinfandel and I am ready to garden. Enjoy, Heidi The Kitchen Garden at Monticello by Peter J. Hatch via Garden Rooms. Image via Martha Stewert. Kitchen Garden via The Inspired Room. Image via Domino Magazine.