Tag Archives: White House

Decorating the White House, 2015 -Part 1

Decorating the White House is every designers dream come true. Learn how to volunteer for this fantasy job and how much work is involved in making the magic happen. Continue reading

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Decorating the White House for Christmas-Part 1

Now that the White House has been decorated for Christmas for 2012, I thought that I would repost my experiences decorating there in 2011. I looked at the pictures for this year and one caught my eye, the ‘Rainbow Tree’! … Continue reading

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American Grown – The Story of the White House Kitchen Garden and Gardens Across America

The Read I just finished reading ‘American Grown’ by Michelle Obama and it is a fascinating account of the¬†garden and landscape¬†evolution at the White House. From the very first vegetable¬†garden installed by John Adams, our second president, the book mentions … Continue reading

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