March 19, 2012

Fresh Flowers


This past weekend was a whirlwind of events. And while it seemed to fly by, I made sure to take the time to relax a little on Sunday.  I had stopped at a local market to pick up a few ingredients for dinner and saw the most gorgeous hydrangeas on display.  Realizing that these are probably my favorite flower (I have never been good at remembering flower names), I had to pick up a few.  After arranging the vase to put in the living room, I quickly remembered how wonderful it is to have fresh flowers in the apartment.  It brightens the whole room and makes lounging an even lovelier experience.  While I don't know that I could keep hydrangeas in the apartment year round (they are on the pricey end and tend to wilt pretty quickly), I am going to make an effort to keep fresh flowers in the apartment more frequently.  xx




7 comments:

  1. I've just started making an effort to do the same thing. got myself some cheapo tulips on the weekend. Makes such a difference!

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  2. So agree, it´s so lovely to have flowers around. I wrote a blog post recently about flowers and having read it my boyfriend has been bringing flowers home every week, I am enjoying it to the fullest while it lasts haha

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  3. yep, fresh flowers def brightens up my day! x

    www.beckspick.com

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  4. Hi! I am from Brazil and I love your blog.
    It is amazing!
    Congratulations!

    Kisses!!!
    Cristiane

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  5. I love this floral arrangement. It's so springy!

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  6. Carly rules and loves your blog!

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  7. Wow, this looks so amazing! I'm so happy that the spring is finally here and that I can pick up fresh flowers on the farmers market again. These hydrangeas look absolutely stunning - they liven up the space in such a wonderful way! I've just discovered your adorable blog and I simply love it! I'm happy to be your new follower :)

    Have a wonderful day!

    xx Ivana
    Macarons and Pearls

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