Grocery Store Flowers.

Flowers have always been a source of comfort, inspiration and joy to me.  The intensity I exhibit in other areas of my life is noticeably absent when I work with flowers.  Something about trimming leaves and thorns from the stem; arranging the blossoms; and setting the arrangement into a vase of clear water is meditative. …

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52 Floral Designs

At the beginning of 2018, I made a New Year Resolution (something I rarely do), to design and style 52 floral arrangements (1 per week for a year = 52).  I have loved flowers for longer than I can remember and often toyed around with the idea of abandoning my professional career for one in…

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Pink Roses + Winter Berry

When Christmas is over – for me – it is over.  I want the decorations out of the house and I want every remnant of the holiday removed as quickly as possible!  I cannot wait to get back into a routine and start new projects! I have spent the past two days packing up the…

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Let’s “Fall” in Love

I truly enjoy summer – but there is just something about fall.  I love it when the air starts to turn crisp; boots are back in style; the colors turn rich and warm (just like my favorite pumpkin latte).  It isn’t just the fashion I love – but the home decor as well.  It is so…

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Front Door Decor: Make Way for Spring!

I am so over this Chicago weather.  The cold, the snow, the gray – the yuck!  With the first day of Spring fast approaching (Tuesday March 20th!) – I am welcoming a balmy change of temperature (here’s hoping!) by creating the perfect Front Door Decor. When I style my home, I love to use natural…

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