Category Archives: England

Albemarle Sound: Voyage Through the Centuries Part IV

Second Chances, the Albemarle Connection, a Revolt and Noxious Disease Less than a century after the first English families stepped ashore on Roanoke Island,  steady streams of pioneers were betting on hope. They were settling along the north shore of … Continue reading

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We Look for Gardens Everywhere

Visiting gardens for us is like collecting plants. We can never see enough or have enough. Quite regularly, Susan and I go hunting for plants, whether we need them or not. Usually we can find several that we didn’t realize … Continue reading

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