Tag: alum dip method for hydrangeas

In Praise of Endless Summer Hydrangeas: Garden Flower Arrangement + Table

Create a flower arrangement using hydrangeas from the garden as a centerpiece for the table. You’ll also find flower arrangement longevity tips and additional floral inspiration. Happy Monday! It’s the first Monday of the month which means I’m joining my blogging friends for some flower therapy and Monday Morning Blooms. You can find my flower-loving…

Everything Mary: Create a Floral Arranging Kit + Giveaway

Calling all crafters, I’m sharing a tote to keep you organized that I use and love, an ‘Everything Mary Deluxe Store and Tote’! This ‘Everything Mary’ tote has enough roomy pockets and space to keep this Mary :) organized. I use my Everything Mary Deluxe Store and Tote for my flower arranging supplies. I used…

Majolica and Hydrangeas Alfresco Table

Happy Wednesday! We’re enjoying some sunshine, lower humidity and cooler temperatures this week, perfect for dining outdoors! The Endless Summer Hydrangeas are blooming and loving our abundance of rainfall this spring. I cut some blooms to fill an urn for a centerpiece for the table. Keep your cut hydrangeas from wilting with the alum-dipping method!…

Floral Friday: Teapot Bouquets + Lakeside Table by the Azaleas

May is my favorite spring month as it brings beautiful May flowers after all those April showers. . . And as it’s the first Friday of the month, I’m joining my blogging friends for Floral Friday! You’ll find their links for more floral inspiration and flower therapy at the bottom of this post. I set…

Flower Therapy: Arranging Tips, Tricks, and Medicine for the Soul

Happy August! I gathered some flowers and floral arranging tips from the archives for a little flower therapy!  I like to pick up flowers at the Farmers Market in the summer for a flower fix. . .a cheery bouquet is a guaranteed spirit lifter for the summer heat and humidity and the August blues. You can combine…

Flower Therapy: Easy Garden Flower Arrangement and Method

Happy Friday! I put together a quick and easy garden arrangement with flowers and greenery from the garden for a little flower therapy. Endless Summer Hydrangeas are thriving and loving the abundance of rainfall we’ve gotten recently. . . Butterfly Bush is blooming with pink plumes and butterflies. . . And the soft, silvery stalks…

Chalking it Up to Celebrate the Red, White and Bloom!

I’m celebrating the Red, White and Bloom in the Potting Shed and chalked up my door in celebration! Our hydrangeas are covered in blooms now, a welcome sight in contrast to the few flowers we had last year. Ball jars are filled with a red, white and blooming combination of Endless Summer Hydrangeas, Queen Anne’s Lace, the red…

At the Table: Pfaltzgraff Capri Dinnerware

I’m at the table with a little red, white, blue and green and Pfaltzgraff Capri Dinnerware. Vines, flowers, and ornamental scrolls adorn the borders of the Capri dinnerware, a newly introduced pattern from Pfaltzgraff. I cut some Endless Summer Hydrangeas from the garden for some blue and red coleus stems for a centerpiece for the table. An…

Flowers Feed the Soul and Ball Jar Bouquets

 Flowers Feed the Soul so I cut some blooms for some Ball Jar Bouquets.  And chalked up a little bloom for the soul on my Potting Shed door. Our Endless Summer hydrangeas are blooming! I cut some of the moppy blue flowers to enjoy for some Ball Jar Bouquets. . . And added some butterfly bush stems…