The Flower Lady Blog
1. Poke holes in bottom of garbage can. 2. Add some material for drainage. 3. Fill with potting soil leaving space for the plants root [...]
“A mother is the truest friend we have, when trials heavy and sudden fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity; when friends desert us; when trouble thickens around us, still will she cling to us, and endeavor by her kind precepts and counsels to dissipate the clouds of darkness, and cause peace [...]
Help give bees a chance by stopping the use of bee-killing pesticides. We rely on bees to pollinate everything from alfalfa to strawberries, from almonds to the hay used to feed dairy cows.Yet bees are dying at startling rates, and scientists point to [...]
“La Pasquetta” or Easter Monday (literally “little Easter”) is a favourite Italian holiday. An official national holiday in Italy, it follows the religious intensity of Palm Sunday, Good Friday, and Easter Sunday and allows families and friends to get together and enjoy each other’s company in a relaxed, informal manner. It is also known as [...]
Rome is bustling with activity on Easter Day. Church services, meals, family, and strolling about the city. People everywhere are enjoying the sights... the Colosseum, the Vatican, Pantheon, ancient ruins. So much to see in “the Eternal City.”And, so many meals to share... Buono Pasquoa everyone! And, don't forget to celebrate “Little Easter” tomorrow on [...]
The Flower Lady Wins 2nd Place People’s Choice AwardWe’re back in the shop gearing up for Easter after four action-packed days at the Milwaukee Art Museum’s Beauty in Bloom 2015. As usual, it was a wonderful event showcasing the talents of regional florists and designers in a [...]
Beauty in Bloom Four Days Only | March 26–29, 2015 All of the components of Art in Bloom with a little extra flair. Step into a celebration of fashion, beauty, design, and flowers. A very special treat in 2015, presented [...]
Once Again, The Flower Lady is Featured in Wisconsin Bride Magazine 2015 Spring/Summer Issue Click to Enlarge See our springtime Bridal Bouquet in the current issue of Wisconsin Bride Magazine! The pastel ingredients include: astilbe, orlaya, vinca, anemone, dahlia, garden roses, spray roses, roses, rannunculus, stock and hydrangea.
Flower Lady Featured in Wisconsin Bride Magazine 2014 Spring/Summer Issue Click to Enlarge Bouquet of mini zinnias, spray roses, craspedia, ranunculus, mini hydrangeas, spider plant greens and solidago, wrapped with a jeweled yellow ribbon. By the Flower Lady. Featured in the 2014 Spring/Summer issue of Wisconsin Bride Magazine.