Stopping to Smell the Roses

Every once in awhile you have to take a look back to see how far you’ve come – especially when all you see around you is more to do.  So here is a little “before and after” of the Homeward Bound Memorial Garden, thanks to our volunteer gardeners.

The Bed Garden “Before”
The Bed Garden “After”
Butterfly Garden “Before”
Butterfly Garden “After”
Soon to be garden
Perennial Garden “Before”
Perennial Garden “After”
Cottage Garden “Before”
Cottage Garden “After”
Jody’s Bed “Before”
Jody’s Bed “After”

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I am a nascent gardener, rescuer, and photographer, chronicling the journey of the dogs at Homeward Bound Golden Retriever Rescue and Sanctuary near Sacramento, CA - and the Memorial Garden we have devoted to them.

2 thoughts on “Stopping to Smell the Roses”

  1. It looks like progress is really being made. So glad you have before and after pictures. thank you for sharing.

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