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be right back!

Look who hasn’t updated her blog in over a week! In case you’re tired of seeing my fedora-topped mug on the homepage — I know I am — here’s a bouquet to freshen things up until I get back. Which will hopefully be next week; if I survive this one.
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flower girl

  If we’re Instagram friends, you may already know that I spent this evening peddling (free) roses at a downtown “date night” block party. The weather got a little crazy, and I may have screamed like a little girl and ran down the sidewalk to the safety of my favorite…
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so long, july…

Dear Seventh Month of 2013, I’ve never been happier to bid someone adieu. You put our little flower shop through the wringer, tested the limits of our patience, faith and business checking, and gave me a whole lotta’ heartburn. On the plus side, I think we set a new personal…
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little bold bouquet

This weekend’s bride asked for lots of bright color and texture in her wedding designs! I used a bold mix of peonies, roses, pin cushion protea, freesia, and hydrangea.
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a gorgeous garden affair

  Last Saturday, I spent the loveliest afternoon helping set up a wedding at Mackay Gardens. The sweet bride was Sara, who I’ve had the pleasure of knowing since our days of conjugating verbs and reciting the translation of “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star” in Mrs. E’s latin class {more than…
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goin’ to the chapel

One of my favorite parts of my job is discovering all of the churches, halls, and venues scattered around our small hometown. Just when I think I’ve seen them all, a bride introduces me to a new hidden gem. Last weekend, Jen and Jon said “I do,” at Homeland Methodist…
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so long, valentine’s day.

We’ve put another Valentine’s Day to bed. All I can say is, [insert giant sigh of relief]. I’ve been wearing the same pair of jeans for six days, I can’t remember the last time I washed my hair, and it’s been at least three weeks since I’ve had a day…