Super Simple Mason Jar Flowers

I love growing flowers in my yard and often cut them for arrangements in my home. I’ll put one in the kitchen or on my work desk. Sometimes I even put some in the powder room, especially if we are having company. Mason jar flower arrangements are some of the best because they are pretty,… [Read More]

Tussie Mussies and The Language of Flowers

The phrase “tussie mussie” comes from a medieval word that means “sweet posy.” Originally, they were fragrant, floral nosegays carried by both men and women to help mask foul odors and protect themselves from disease. Plants such as lavender, rosemary, thyme and sage were specifically used during the plague because of their disinfectant properties, as… [Read More]