Bumblebees and Black-eyed Susans

Hello Everyone! You know, my favorite time in summer is when the black-eyed susans start to bloom.  I love them because they just scream “It’s summer!” and they last forever, well into the fall at my house, adding some lovely orange accents to the season.  They feed the little birds and require next to no maintenance.… Continue reading Bumblebees and Black-eyed Susans

Mother’s Day Basket

  Hello Everyone! I wanted to do something a little different for Mother’s Day in honor of my own mother.  I know that if I have any artistic skill, then it came from her.  And while a plate of cookies is always a wonderful thing, I wanted to combine the traditional flower arrangement gift with… Continue reading Mother’s Day Basket

Birthday Flowers

Hello Everyone! Two weeks ago was Miss Samantha’s 1st and my lovely niece Emily’s 13th birthday party. They are twelve years and one day apart in age and Miss Emily was thrilled at the idea of sharing her birthday party with her littlest cousin.  Time goes by too fast, doesn’t it?  Feels like only a… Continue reading Birthday Flowers