Brrr!!!

February 6, 2015 § Leave a comment

It seems that as soon as Christmas is over all of us florists seem to start talking about Spring… Me included!

Pretty wishful thinking, although there are some beautiful spring feeling flowers to pick from at the minute – hyacinth, anemone, tulip, ranunculus to name a few. The weather has other ideas for us though, so we are currently buried in snow!

Spring jar –
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Bright and fresh deliveries –
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Current Reality –

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But soon soon it will be Spring, I’m sure of it!

Am I allowed to have favourites?

February 6, 2015 § Leave a comment

No not children (on that note – still waiting the arrival of #2) – arrangements!

In January we had our first non-family visit to our new life – my best friend, right from the start of high school, and her Scottish husband and baby. We had a great time, showing them around, lots of eating of course including a visit to our local auberge and a new cafe and creperie discovery that we hadn’t been to before in geneva, yumyum, and chilling out at home watching silly tv and playing poker at night. I think they liked it here too, (or if they didn’t they put on a good show!)

Hi Katie and Dave!

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Anyway, It seems only fitting that after the Scottish visit I received an order for a Burns night party in France. I thoroughly enjoyed hunting out some tartan, and found some gorgeous delphinium and thistles for it too. I think this is one of my favourite arrangements yet…. Something about that blue!

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Christmas round up.

February 2, 2015 § Leave a comment

It’s been a while since I’ve posted on the blog…. Whoops!

The run up to Christmas was really busy, ending with me making up some bouquets out of the back of the car to deliver just before heading to the airport to fly back to N.Ireland for Christmas…. It was tight but we made our flight! I had Maisie along for the ride, so we stopped by a couple of gorgeous big horses to give her some entertainment while I worked….. A fun clash of home and work life. They were quite disappointed with our snack selection though, so we’ll have to be better organised next time.

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I enjoyed making up some really Christmassy arrangements too. I loved this icy table centre, and got back into traditional reds and whites in a big way! It’s still a pleasure delivering around here. I’m discovering lots of new places, and coming into contact with some interesting people!

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