Dress up your Vase!
On a recent trip to the Dallas Market Center… I found these interesting magnetic crystal decorations… they have magnets embedded in them… and then you can use them to decorate vases… Brilliant… Using Magnets on Glass Vases… creates a fun effect… for sure! It’s a fun way to dress up a cylinder vase… I applied … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
Dandelion Days… remember???
Remember when you were a kid… and there were lots and lots of dandelions in the yard… We had a big yard and at the end of summer… there were lots and lots of dandelions… Did you ever pick some Dandelions… and put those Dandelions in a Vase for your Mom? I did… and even … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
Cold water convert- ICE ICE BABY!
I’m a COLD Water Processing Convert…I know… you’re probably used to using warm water for flowers— or thing that’s the ONLY Way! I was raised in the Flower Biz… and it took me by Surprise too… But Cold Water is Better than Hot or Warm for your Flowers! And the colder the water the better… … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
Field dress a wound with Flowers!
This clever Info-graphic – shows how you can use wildflowers to create a Field dressing or bandage when out of doors… We’ve always know that flowers can save the day… for emotional reasons… But now here’s proof that flowers can provide emergency medical attention as well… and even be used to: Stop Bleeding Relieve … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
Weave a Palm Leaf into a Nautilus Shell…
Would you like to learn how to make this…. It’s a Palm Leaf (*actually TeePee Foliage – a type of Palm)… that I braided into a “nautilus shell” type shape… It’s Easy… and surprising similar to making a French Braid… Only with a Palm Leaf….. Even my Take 5 Friend Stephanie got into it…. Stephanie … Read J’s Complete PostRead More
The oldest living “Thing” on earth.. and it Flowers!
Presumed to be the the Oldest Living “thing” on earth… The Creosote Bush (larrea divaricata) -found in the Mojave Desert is estimated to have grown from a seed nearly 12,000 years ago… (that’s the actual bush in the photo) I find it very interesting that the oldest living “thing” on earth is a plant.. and … Read J’s Complete PostRead More