February 14, 2018 First of all…Happy Valentines Day! Its a wonderful day of the year because its all about the roses! 🙂 For Christmas my husband got me the” Echo.” I ask Alexa to play me songs from long ago…I just love it! My cat Amber seems to love the music too. So I dance […]

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February 13, 2018 It is getting very close to Valentines Day and my achy body knows it! Am working a week straight to make all you women out there happy on the 14th! I bought some new bunnies for my collection. It is pretty ironic because some bunnies eat my favorite flowers but I still […]

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February 12, 2018 I have been working mad hours preparing for Valentines Day in our Flower Shop. When late last night a movie star came in to buy flowers. She was around 18 years old and striking! She had a light up the room smile. She was dressed like a halloween costume for a Flower […]

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February 5, 2018 At work yesterday I saw a frenzy of people buying hot wings, shrimp, and guacamole. Food is the basis of a good Superbowl Party! Everyone tries to out due the other with  expensive pre-made food.  Of course we were selling Green and Blue flowers representing the Eagles and the Patriots. LOL  What […]

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February 1, 2018 Anemone are called “wind flowers.” Anemone is derived from anemoi who were the Greek wind gods. They are spring flowering bulbs with the leafy plant that looks like basil. Its best to harvest these when the flower is closed. The next day when you cut these and put then in water they […]

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January 30, 2018 I sit here on a snowy day and guess what I am dreaming of as I drink my hot cocoa? Flowers of course! I turn on the T.V. and boy did I get flowers! I put on QVC and todays guests are Cottage Farms. They are showing a hibiscus flower that is […]

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January 24. 2018 It takes many people to build a house. But lets face it….over time the house builds us. We sold our family home yesterday. I walked to that back door for the last time. I can almost see my Mom waving” bye-bye.” The view in the back has changed as houses got built…but […]

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January 22, 2018 I had to look up the word Narcissus. It says Narcissus was a hunter  who was known for his beauty. He was the son of the river god. He was proud, in that he disdained those who loved him. Nemesis noticed this behavior and attracted Narcissus to a pool, where he saw […]

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January 20, 2018 The primrose is a beautiful colorful flower that is for sale this time of year. Its very inexpensive.  Indoors they need to be dead headed of browning flowers. When watering try and water under the leaf.  They look lovely in a basket or 3 in a row in a long basket. The […]

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January 19, 2018 I took this photo at the Flower Shop yesterday. It is an  Anthurium. It is a houseplant that has not only a flower shaped like a heart….but the leaves are also. You can see the veins in the red flower like a human heart. That’s why I call it the Valentine Flower.

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