Perk up your Amaryllis

I’m sure many of you received an Amaryllis bulb kit for the Holidays.  And many of you are probably noticing your Amaryllis drooping.  Not to worry. It is an easy fix.  If your Amaryllis still has blooms and you want to keep it around a little bit longer simply place a small stake in the pot and […]

Snotty Nose, Anyone?

Yay, it’s Friday!  What better day to talk about a snot sucker?  Yes,  I did say a snot sucker.  My pediatrician shared the greatness of this new contraption with me about a year ago and with the recent cold season it has come in handy.  It works.  I don’t feel like I am going to […]

Enjoy year around blooms – indoors – with orchids

If you don’t have an orchid, get one.  Orchids are amazing and quite simple.  Here is an orchid that we received as a gift 2.5 years ago and it blooms over and over again.  Here is the secret.  Place your orchid in a window and keep it there.  Mine is in my kitchen window that […]

Centerpiece Design with Elegance and Nature

I am so fortunate to have been a part of a beautiful wedding this past weekend for two amazing people.  Everything was perfect from the venue (Room on Main) to the bridesmaids’ dresses.  Yes, a bridesmaid that liked the bridesmaid’s dress.  And of course, the bride was beautiful and the groom handsome. Check out these […]

Share the mint

I’m sure you have spent good money on herbs, used a bit of it and then thrown the rest out.  Typically because you put the leftover mint in the fridge and forget about it and then by the time you need it again it is beyond use. It happens to the best of us. A […]