Creating your own Floral Arrangements with Flowers from the yard

Having some flowers in your yard can be such a treat.  Our roses and other flowers are in bloom now, which means beautiful floral arrangements throughout the house.  This season all of our flowers are gushing with blooms, which provides a perfect situation for making your own arrangements.  Cutting the blooms perpetuate the growth process …

Flowers in the House

If you have any flowering trees, bushes or shrubs, be sure to cut some and bring them indoors.  We are lucky to have some wonderfully beautiful flowers, roses and more and absolutely love bringing in a small bouquet.  They tend to last 7 – 10 days in  water and we change the water every couple…

Roses Say HELLO

What magical roses these are the color just incredible and the pictures just don’t share their magnificence.  The colors and hues of these beauties were really a sight to remember.  Red, burning yellow and fiery orange, with hints of pink and crimson.  Look around this time of year everything is in bloom and the sights…

Gorgeous Flowers From the Garden

Wow ! Spring seems to continue with beautiful surprises.  We had a heavy rain and so many things just popped up and bloomed overnight.  These roses are just everywhere.  If you don’t have a rose bush and have considered one before, you should have one they really bring such a bounty.  Having an abundance of…

Simple crafts: Making Paper Roses

Often times it is the simplest gifts of the heart that are more memorable then retail items.  These roses are a simple affordable craft that only require a few basic items. Needed Supplies: Red or Pink crinkled streamer paper (the inexpensive type used for Birthdays or parties) A pencil or object to use for curling…