Autumn’s Bounty

With the end of October comes one of my favorites flowers — the heirloom chrysanthemums.  Just as all the other flowers are dying back, these beauties come on the scene filling the garden with color with their funky shapes and sizes.  I have been collecting brass (I have thrifted) and brown glass bottles this season

Summer Floral Bike Shoot

For the longest time I have been wanting to do a photo shoot featuring a bike full of summer blooms.  This summer I got the chance to do that with my daughters and son in law.  My daughters, who run You Make Me Shutter Photography, agreed to both photograph and be the model along with

I had been wanting to write a few posts this year that documented what flowers are growing locally here in which months in North Carolina.  I am going to seperate them in to a well-known classification of:  Thrillers, Fillers, and Spillers.   Most commonly known as a way to fill containers in the garden, I think