The plantations around New Orleans started with indigo as a crop until they discovered the processing of the plant’s leaves was killing the workers. Also, the crops were devastated by worms, and they switched to sugar cane. Indigofera Tinctoria is True Indigo, the original source for indigo dye. I took this picture at the New […]
When I am not playing polo I am learning to read music via classic guitar. I am learning note by note.
Paul and I drove to Charles Town, West Virginia to our friends’ new polo club, Mountain View Polo (http://www.mountainviewpolo.com) to spend a few days working on riding and polo. Paul had ridden a horse once in his life, and Laura had him cantering on his second lesson! You CAN teach an old dog new tricks! I […]