why this is the year of the bow

A wreath with a bow is akin to a shoe with a bow:  it can look chic or it can look silly.  Most years I forgo the bows on my Christmas wreaths (but I do wear them on my shoes).  This year however, given the strangeness and sadness (let’s call it what it is), it’s… Continue reading why this is the year of the bow

holiday floral workshops

We are back at the farm! And we’d love to have you join us for our Holiday Floral Workshops. Most of us are gathering in small groups at home this holiday season, and your hand-made Elegant Country Style Thanksgiving centerpiece and Christmas wreath will add the perfect touch. We also think it’s a lovely way… Continue reading holiday floral workshops

fall and winter floral workshops

Fall and Winter Flowers on the Farm: Elegant Country Style at Mary’s Land Farm At these workshops, we will show you how to create fall and winter floral arrangements and decorations using seasonal flowers and natural elements. We invite you to join us to learn about flowers and floral design, develop your own personal style,… Continue reading fall and winter floral workshops

4 Mother’s Day tables during quarantine (using what we have)

For most of us, this Mother’s Day will be unlike any other we have ever celebrated. We won’t be doing the things that we usually do, like traveling, visiting, gathering, or entertaining. In the world of social distancing our tables are smaller and less crowded, but they can still be pretty. So, the four of… Continue reading 4 Mother’s Day tables during quarantine (using what we have)

upcoming holiday events

The holidays are upon us! We will be participating in two wonderful events and thought we’d share some information about them with you. On Friday December 6th and Saturday December 7th Ladew Topiary Gardens hosts its annual Christmas Open House and Greens Sale.  This year the theme is Winter Wonderland, and each room of the historic… Continue reading upcoming holiday events