Monthly Archives: July 2011

white calla bouquet with burgundy accent blooms

July Wedding At Vermont National Country Club

Katie and Dan tied the knot on one of the hottest days of the summer, but their color palette and overall style was extremely cool. I first met the groom when I was conducting a seminar at The Vermont Vows Wedding Affair at Shelburne Farms last November and if I had an award for “most

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FAQ’s For Your Wedding Florist. Answered.

I’m happy to address any questions & concerns you may have. Q:  How do I book you as my wedding florist? A:  Once you fill out my Wedding Query Form I’ll be in touch asap.  From there we will schedule a phone consultation to get the ball rolling.  Our first conversation is a mutual interview

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White, Green, Yellow and Blue Wedding Flowers in Stowe, Vermont

I truly consider myself lucky to have a job that elicits compliments on my work and thank you’s from my clients, but the biggest compliment by far is when I am hired to work on more than one wedding in a family.  I designed the flowers for the sister of the bride’s wedding in 2009

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Raspberry Crumble Recipe

I shared one of my favorite wonderful wife tips with you in this post with Jacques Pépin’s Berry Crumble Recipe and since black raspberries are in season in my garden it’s the perfect time to share it again! I made a few improvisations on the original recipe (which you’ll find below) by using only black raspberries

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Vermont Wedding at Hildene

Even though I’m from NJ I grew up skiing in the Manchester, VT area so it’s always fun when weddings bring us down that way.  Bethany and Danny chose the historic Lincoln family home, Hildene, to host their destination Vermont wedding.  Beth described a “luxe garden party” as the theme for this colorful summer wedding

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Homemade Iced Tea

I first posted this iced tea recipe in March of 2010 as one of my favorite things and now that summer’s in full swing it’s the perfect time to share it again! When the weather gets warmer and the sun is shining I’ve always loved a good sun tea.  I’ve spent countless summer days placing a pitcher

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Middlebury Vermont Wedding

I just love a romantic, garden-style wedding and it was a beautiful day for Maija and Brian’s wedding in Middlebury, Vermont.  A ceremony at Mead Chapel was a perfect location for these Middlebury College graduates followed by a reception at Waybury Inn. They did their planning from Vermont and Massachusetts as the bride was in Medical

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