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I started arranging flowers as a way to keep my hands and mind busy during stressful times, which as a mother to two daughters is nearly all the time. As I got more comfortable with arranging principles and theories, I started to branch out from traditional bouquet shapes. Arranging flowers based on craft beer was suggested by my cousin after I had posted on Instagram an arrangement I had made during a St. Louis Blues playoff game which also showed my celebratory 4 Hands City Wide beer can (they won, eliminating the Chicago Blackhawks from the playoffs!). Making flowers match a...

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What will the Mother's Day bouquets look like? Hard to say exactly since we deal out the freshest seasonal flowers available. Let's just say all of the peonies are right on track to be just as gorgeous as they were last year: (Last year at Mother's Day)  

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Today I was listening to some Mariah Carey Fantasy while drinking a delicious beer and arranging some gorgeous homegrown flowers and thought about the upcoming Mother's Day bouquets. And I came to the realization that I could totally make a delivery run to my home town! Mexico, MO and Hannibal, MO let me make your Mother's Day bright! Deliveries will be on Saturday evening!

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This Mother's Day we have 2 great causes to support and 2 awesome ways to do it! Our Mother's Day bouquets come in three different sizes and support FLOURISH St. Louis. Did you know: St. Louis is home to some of the best health care in the country. We’re one of the nation’s most renowned centers for medical research, education and practice, with several top-ranking hospitals. Yet, less than 10 miles from Clayton, there are neighborhoods with an infant mortality rate that is worse than some developing countries, like Uzbekistan and Vietnam. Flourish St. Louis is helping out St. Louis babies,...

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Over Easter weekend a plan came together, landscape fabric was purchased, and the beginning beginnings of microbloomery flower farm was realized. Just under 10,000 feet of prime northern Missouri land will be soon be popping gorgeous heirloom flowers. Stayed tuned for farm progress!

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