October 11, 2017 “It’s too warm outside…it should be cooler” I hear this at least 5 times a day (4 out of the 5 are me…lol) As I sit on my deck I see this beautiful foliage on our trees behind the house. Yellow and orange….just lovely. The kicker is….its been too hit to sit […]

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October 9, 2017 How could I forget to talk about the most popular bouquet “filler” of them all? Its my favorite color-purple! Sometimes I use it when a baby boy is born because its as close to blue for flowers as you can get. The statice flower is a member of the limonium family. You […]

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October 8, 2017 This beautiful smelling flower is a member of the Jasmine family. At Christmas we sell these houseplants and the whole room smells like a slice of heaven. They are white and shaped like a pinwheel. The foliage is tangley and can be shaped onto a trellis. Because this is  a tropical plant, […]

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October 6, 2017 Sometimes I start thinking about the darndest things! I remember when I was little making these orange pomander balls with cloves stuck in them. The fragrance was the essence of autumn to me. The smell was like hot tea. I remember putting those little cloves in an orange (not as neatly as […]

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October 5, 2017 Isn’t this Ghost Orchid flower outrageous looking? It almost looks like it has a little face of 2 eyes and mouth. I thought introducing you to this crazy flower with Halloween getting closer would be appropiate. This flower is always wearing its Halloween costume. haha.  The Ghost Orchid is leafless and its […]

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October 3, 2017 If you own a tall cylinder vase you could drop some mini pumpkin gourd in it of various colors. It makes a delightful centerpiece for a fall party. My heart is heavy fro!m news of the shooting. It is going to take awhile to wrap my head around it! I am having […]

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October 2, 2017 Listen to Jason Aldean today: The terrible shooting occured while Jason Aldean was on stage. He is one of my favorite country singers.  I cried for these concert goers this morning. We must continue enjoying music together. We all need to heal from this tragedy. Love one another.

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October 1, 2017 October has arrived and so has some beautiful weather! I have a nice young lady at my house today! This is the day that the Lord hath made….we will rejoice and be glad in it 🙂 Today I am talking about the Australian favorite- Silver Dollar Eucalyptus. You may have seen koala […]

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