Room to Grow

What is it about spring that makes our hearts fill with hope? Is it that tender green tendril that breaks through the snow? Maybe it is the tiny blossoms that cover previously bare branches, or baby birds safely ensconced in down-lined nests. Whatever it is, spring is about all these little growing things — it is a macro season with a micro point of...
Lilacs — Springtime in a Vase

Lilacs — Springtime in a Vase

Lilacs symbolize first love, and after one whiff of their heavenly aroma, it’s easy to see why. But these romantic flowers never last as long as we would hope after being cut (3-5 days). Check below to read about ways to enhance their beauty and lengthen their life indoors. If lilacs are cut before the buds are open, they will likely not open at...
A Checkered Future

A Checkered Future

Every season has its own magic, but there’s just something special about Spring. New seedlings begin to sprout through the snow, windows are thrown open to let in lilac-tinged breezes, and winter woolens are gleefully stored in anticipation of a barefoot walk on fresh grass. This annual rite of rebirth is both reassuring and primal, and it affects how we see our...

The WoW Factor by White Webb: Flowers

Bring in Spring! Springtime and flowers go together like, well … springtime and flowers! But how do you use them in style? Here are a few tips from White Webb …. Keep it Simple. There’s nothing prettier than a simple vase packed with all one type and color of flower. Cut them all at the same length and a bit shorter than you think they should...