February 28, 2017 As one Flower Show closes another door opens…lol.  I have packed away all my things from the New Jersey State Flower Show and now I am anxiously waiting for the Philadelphia Flower Show. It is the best show in the country and it is always spectacular! When you walk in there are […]

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February 26, 2017 These are little yellow button poms. I bought them to add to my Flower Show design. They are round and do resemble a button. I decided to use the green colored poms instead,the green in the most popular color in the floral industry now. They last for long periods in water.  They […]

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February 25, 2017 Sorry it took so long to blog. The Flower Show has been a busy one! I walked away with an Honorable Mention this year. Comments from judges were that the design is “too busy” While I was at the flower show I was like a little mouse listening to passer- bys commenting […]

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The Garden Club of New Jersey, Inc. Member of National Garden Clubs, Inc. Central Atlantic Region Presents “Kaleidoscope” The New Jersey Flower and Garden Show Sponsored by American Consumer Shows The New Jersey Convention and Expo Center 97 Sunfield Avenue Edison, New Jersey 08837 njflowershow.com February 22, 2017 This is a personnal invite to my […]

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February 19, 2017 As I am working on my design for The Flower Show I keep seeing Emerald green in my mind. Wish it meant I was going to win the lottery but it is the color of Oz in the Wizard of Ox and that is the theme of my category. I can’t get […]

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February 18, 2017 This is the photo I took that will be entered in the New Jersey State Flower Show this week. I choose this because it is a tiny bud of a flower that almost looks like a critter. I see a face and mouth. Sometimes when I am looking at a full moon […]

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February 16, 2017 I have located the infamous cornstalk at the Agway feed and grain store. The stalk is weathered from being outside-not sure if I can use it. Funny story- I am driving home last night with the cornstalk on my backseat. Its dark outside. All I kept imagining is mice running up my […]

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February 15, 2017 Take a deep breath and relax…Valentines Day 2017 is officially over! Yippee! 🙂 The NJ State Flower has changed its date this year-it’s next week rather then on Valentines Day this year. Normally I spend the day after Valentines day at the show. Not this year. This year its crunch time! The […]

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February 13, 2017 I met someone at work last night who was young…a college student studying Art. She was given to me as a helper during our busy  season in Floral. This young woman had a true passion for flowers and was a breath of fresh air! We talked about her passion of flowers and […]

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February 12, 2017 Another year…another year of the Valentines Day flurry! I am not talking about the snow flurries…I am talking about the desperate husbands with frantic looks and dodging from one bouquet to another hoping to find the right one for the wife! The pressure of keeping up with the next couple adds pressure […]

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