cashew apple above                 cashew apple blossom flowers above March 14, 2017 No Philadelphia Flower Show…end of story. But I was watching QVC yesterday and they were selling cashews on there. Boy do I love cashews! Of course I wouldn’t pay 30 dollars for them as QVC was asking for them. But […]

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March 13, 2017 When I was giving birth to my second son my ex husband kept saying slow down- I want Tommy born on December 7th….its “a date that lives in infamy” Needless to say….nature took its course and he was born December 6th. Crossing my legs didnt work….lol Well with this weather prediction tomorrow […]

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March 10, 2017 The Eucalyptus grows on a tree and the tree came from Australia. Koala Bears love to munch on the leaves of the tree to eat. The leaves come in various shapes as I show in this photo I took.  This is the only flower I have trouble working with. The leaves contain […]

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March 7, 2017 The middle of March is always about shamrocks, those  symbols of St. Patrick’s Day. The truth is what we here in the United States call the shamrock isn’t the same plant as the shamrocks of Ireland. In Ireland, the shamrock is represented by three  leaf clovers with dainty with flowers on it.. […]

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March 6, 2017 Impatiens are a wonderful annual plant that grows and spreads nicely in shady areas, They do require some early morning filtered sun, but can tolerate the shade. Its a shame these flowers don’t come back every year. But one way to save throwing your money away on buying plants is to grow […]

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March 5, 2017      Good news – Bad news. Last week we saw spring like temperatures….almost summer like. Our beautiful Daffodils started popping up from the frozen ground. The flower part started opening thinking the summer sun would do its job!  Bad news- it is 10 degrees out today! I am fearing we have […]

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March 3, 2017 Its been a very long time for me doing this, but today I went to the Veterans Hospital in Lyons, N.J. to volunteer arranging flowers. They have a nice little “flower room” for the volunteers to work in and a florist wholesaler donates the flowers. I make happy flower arrangements there and […]

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March 1, 2017 First day of March today. I bought a beautiful handful of fluffy purple flowers yesterday called Stock. The white ones I call a slice of heaven……the purple are a slice of spring. The fragrance is similar to lilacs. The smell just waffing through the house! I love it! And an excuse to […]

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