Author Archives: Jayne on Weed Street

About Jayne on Weed Street

Wife, mother, and owner of pets much loved. Gardener of three decades, amateur photographer, ardent about art, antiques and books.

Tiny Treasures to Behold

Today I organized a trip off Island and into Savannah to see a small exhibit of beading by the artists in the Coastal Beading Society.  This group of artists are inspiring in their artfulness and their patience.  Imagine the hours … Continue reading

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HAPPY NEW YEAR

Hello dear friends in the garden, Yes, I feel I live in paradise, even after Hurricane Hermine and Hurricane Matthew!  But I bet I am not the only person who is entering 2017 with some trepidation.  I also have some … Continue reading

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Fall to Christmas

Thanksgiving for the Southern Coastal gardener means your Fall vegetables are in full swing.  Annuals holding over from the Summer are petering out, but your Thunbergia grandiflora vine is just beginning to echo the sky.  What a color!  Not your … Continue reading

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Post Hurricane Ponderings

Hurricane Matthew savagely struck  Savannah causing havoc and hardship.  My fears of returning to a home half underwater with alligators basking on the front porch were unfounded. The mounds of trees, limbs, branches and debris are removed methodically and slowly. … Continue reading

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Hurricane Matthew

This is the scene everywhere you look on Skidaway Island after hell poured down from Hurricane Matthew.  Trees uprooted or snapped and toppled on homes and over streets. With nearly a thousand people reported dead in Haiti, from this hurricane, … Continue reading

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American Moderns and the West

Trading the sultry summer of coastal Georgia for  cool and clear Taos days was exhilarating. The art scene in Santa Fe and Taos was energetic and just as exhilarating as the change of climate!  I’ve been back for awhile, but … Continue reading

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Tornadoes and Trees

When Hurricane Hermine decided to make landfall in Florida on the Western side, we knew Coastal Georgia would see some of her aftermath.  As a friend called her, Her Meany,  was not nice to spin-off a tornado from her wake, … Continue reading

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Sea Island, Georgia

One of my readers wanted to know what is happening on my blog break. Well, there were big birthdays to celebrate and we chose The Cloisters for the perfect setting! Need I say more? Now I will go back to … Continue reading

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TIME OUT AFTER TAOS

Every blogger needs a break!  After a long drive cross country to Taos NM and back, I am ready for my break! I leave you with some sights from our trip, and promise to be back when the cooling winds … Continue reading

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Low Country Heat

We are back in our Low Country home as the summer really turns hot hot hot..  After nearly two weeks away, some of that on the road, I was worried about the state I would find our small property in … Continue reading

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