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three things that make me smile: an exercise in gratitude – feel free to steal this idea with wild abandon and fill your blog with the happy
Last week several of us from Franke Tobey Jones visited the lavender festival held by:
Blue Willow Lavender Farm
10615 Wright Bliss Rd KPN, Gig Harbor, WA 98329
I’ve been wanting to attend a lavender festival ever since moving out here, so I eagerly signed up for this trip. Here are three things I learned.
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(1) So Many Varieties!
I had no idea that there are so many varieties of lavender. The farm featured several rows of different varieties, all labled:
(2) Not all Lavender is Lavender
Some lavender is white:
(3) Lavender is Used in Many Ways
The gift shop contained so many items that use lavender: soap, body lotion, essential oil, flavoring for food and drinks. I bought some tea:
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