May Flowers: The Display Garden at Schreiner’s Iris Gardens

By Emy Sloan

The flowers at Schreiner’s Iris Gardens are in full bloom this time of year! They are absolutely stunning. Just breathtaking. With over 500 named variety of Iris and so many gorgeous companion plants, a stroll through the 10 acre display garden really is a magical experience. I highly recommend experiencing this for yourself! But hurry- bloom season doesn’t last long! Continue reading “May Flowers: The Display Garden at Schreiner’s Iris Gardens”

Fairs and Festivals: The Children’s Area at the Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival

By Emy Sloan

 

Located about 25 miles outside of Salem, the annual Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival in Woodburn isĀ something that can’t be missed. It’sĀ fun for the whole family! Continue reading “Fairs and Festivals: The Children’s Area at the Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival”

Spring Craft: Watercolor Handprint Flowers

We are SO happy that spring is right around the corner! My kids have been amazed by all of the cherry blossoms and daffodils in bloom everywhere! They love the bright whites and pinks and yellows. They’ve really enjoyed being able to get up close and inspect them. Touch them, smell them. They are absolutely fascinated with things that grow. I love that the season is only just beginning, there’s so much more to look forward to!! Continue reading “Spring Craft: Watercolor Handprint Flowers”