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The Blooming Rose

This week I received a pretty bouquet as a going-away present from a co-worker. It included roses, lilies, and carnations. The roses were closed up in the morning, but by the next day they had really opened up. 104 more words


Saturday Mornings

         On a Saturday morning in this neighbourhood (wychwood /cedarvale) everyone is up at 7, maybe 8 am.
   The sun peaks through the clouds above, the air is impregnated with an aroma of freshly brewed espresso and my favourite- an intermix of smells that comes from freshly baked scones from a new gem to this area- … 150 more words

Friday's Favs

While fashion is transitioning from spring and summer to fall, San Francisco (always a little behind the times weather-wise) is trying to transition from winter to summer. 119 more words

Friday's Favs

Flowers done fast

Arranging flowers in less than two hours for a funeral was a tuff task, last year a dear someone passed away suddenly and I was asked to do the flowers, as everyone else was given something else to do.   318 more words

Simple Concepts

Around the House

As I was scrolling through the camera roll on my phone, I found these pictures of flowers I’ve had around the house over the past few months. 26 more words


Contrary Carnations

These flowers looked as if they were from another planet entirely. The stem is that of a carnation but the top is like something from… 71 more words


Better late than never, right? I wanted to share the Fourth of July party we threw this year for my grandma’s 89th birthday. I’m still trying to get the hang of party planning, I tend to go a little overboard and I have to reign myself in quite a bit (creatively and financially…especially since G has been born). 201 more words