Daily Diary Note – September 10, 2021 – Gardens Show Off a House

Daily Diary Note used with permission from Storey Tarris UK

Historical Keywords for September 10, 2021

  • Hurricane Irma – 2017
  • 112 days until 2022
  • U.S. Supreme Court & James Meredith
  • President Clinton & Monica Lewinsky
  • Swap Ideas Day in the United States – September 10, 2021
  • UK National HOTDOG day September 10, 2021
  • 1924 – Crime of the Century
  • 471,000 acres burn in California 2020. August Complex Fire.
  • 1993 – X files begins

keywords

  • William and Mary
  • Lacquer
  • Japanning
  • Vagaries
  • Rank & Status
  • National Trust
  • To Do List
  • Sensible George of Denmark
  • Excessive Topiary – A Dutch Vice
  • Fork in the Road
  • Hidden Gems
  • Right of Ways
  • Ed in Arcadia Eco – In the Pastures, there am I
  • Classicist
  • Map Plotting
  • Right then Up
  • More Specific Direction with 8

KeyWords and Phrases from Youtube Video Lecture by Arne Maynard about Garden Designing.

  • The setting is paramount.
  • Connection through the horizontal layer.
  • Elements that make a garden Hamptons:  Orchards, vines, beachgrasses, shared beach, books? Pumpkins
  • Trees provide informal atmosphere (crab apples)
  •  It is deliberately curved slows people down.  Taking them through the orchard.  Allow people romance.  Allow them to connect.
  • Taming the garden as it gets closer to the house.
  • Raggedy Taggedy – Looking Shabby
  • Garden shows off the house.
  • The trees planted on mounds.  Agricultural technique which allows the land to drain. 
  • Bejewel a meadow… putting a topiary in a meadow.- Roses in a meadow. Planting them in grass. Informality wild, gradation from formal into informal.
  • Topiary – helps to create subdivisions in a peculiar way.  They create courtyards in an informal way.

TS | ST | Daily Note for September 8, 2021

Daily Diary Note for September 8, 2021 used with permission from Storey Tarris UK

Key Words Suggestions and phrases for September 8, 2021:

  • 114 day countdown
  • Barn Fires – (1727 Burwell UK) Fire Safety
  • Lady Elgin Sinks on Lake Michigan – Wooden hulled side-wheel steam ship references “Clinton”
  • 1888 – First Six football League matches played for the English Football League.
  • 1892 – The Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag: “I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.” Recited for the first time.
  • Hurricane Season – Great Galveston Hurricane
  • 1916 –  Augusta and Adeline Van Buren arrives in Los Angeles, completing a 60-day, 5,500 mile cross-country trip.
  • 1935 – Louisiana Huey Long is fatally shot in the Louisiana (Oil?)
  • 1945 – The division of Korea begins.
  • 1966 – Star Trek premieres
  • 1974 – US President Gerald Ford signs the pardon of Richard Nixon 
  • International Literacy Day
  • World Physical Therapy Day

Random Video Inspired topics suggestions – Video A Virtual Tour of Castle Howard – YouTube September 9, 2021

  • The Grand Tour
  • Distemper
  • Ill health is an occupational risk for all travelers
  • Robery is a danger – Window casements
  • Anxiety crossing mountains
  • Grand Shopping Expedition
  • How much did you pay?
  • Itemised expenses
  • Paint a portrait
  • Load of Treasures
  • Flattened by a coach
  • An opinionated account
  • Wade with you through deep waters.
  • Complain about conditions.
  • Traveling Tea Set.
  • How to make tea for guests.
  • Walk inside the Ruins.
  • 100 days
  • Don’t cut your tour short.
  • Return through Switzerland
  • Serious collecting – Scenery
  • Bird’s Eye View
  • Interest and of Value
  • What was Left Behind
  • Fill the House
  • Leave Something Behind – A little bit of yourself to draw you back again.
  • Passports
  • Distance and Time
  • Armchair Traveling through History