Category Archives: The Day’s Business

tidbits and tips about running a wedding & floral business

Sometimes I think we need to put our ideas on paper, share them with the universe and hope that maybe someday our wishes will come true.  For me, these wishes come in many forms but today I’m thinking mainly of the wedding schemes and designs that I have in my head that no one has […]

We did it, we survived wedding season.  And by “we” I mean my family and myself.  While there are certainly other “we’s” I could be referring to, this is without doubt the most challenging part of wedding season, juggling weddings with personal life and trying to keep everyone in the household afloat.  When I sit […]

In 2014, I attended my very first floral workshop with Kelly Perry of Philosophy Flowers.  She became the sweet voice of encouragement that believed in me, and pushed me to believe in myself.  I nervously signed up for her Team Flower Workshop not really knowing where I was heading, but understanding that there was a […]

Mud. From the earthy, wet fragrance to the magic that grows within it, there’s something fascinating about mud.  It’s definitely underappreciated and so often taken for granted.  But this is the canvas from where all of our sweet little blossom grow.  This is the place where roots dig deep and stems grow tall.  This is […]

When I was about 16, I found myself walking through my most favorite town ever, just as the sun was beginning to set.  As I crossed a small bridge that connected Lake Michigan to the channel, my attention was captured by a glittering white tent, immaculately spread across the lawn of the quaint community building.  […]