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Creating Floral Magic with Your Slow Market Flowers

Creating Floral Magic with Your Slow Market Flowers

Ahhhhh, grocery store¬†flowers. Hello, my old nemesis, hello. It’s been awhile. Let’s back up here, a bit…why are grocery store flowers my…let’s be nice and say ‘frenemies’? Because they’re usually crap. The mixed bouquets are usually a bunch of filler and maybe one or two good blooms. And most of […]

A Simple Garden Floral Arrangement

A Simple Garden Floral Arrangement

Gotta love a floral arrangement pulled straight from the garden–especially when it’s super easy, and when it uses a little something unexpected. This design, in particular, illustrates how you can apply the landscape design principle of ‘The Thriller, the Spiller, and the Filler’ to floral design. But first: can we […]

Garden Brain

Garden Brain

There is a moment every almost-Spring when I become painfully useless at doing anything other than being in the garden. If I’m not in the garden, then I’m probably near a window looking onto it,¬†doing that awkward open-mouthed stare that makes everybody around me wonder how I get myself dressed […]