• Ceremony space with backdrop arch and aisle flowers with fall flowers and fall leaves for a fall wedding in Minnesota by Sonnenblume Flowers at Rum River Barn and Vineyard

    Grace + Jeffrey

    My biggest wedding yet, and the last of the year, was Grace and Jeffrey on October 19th at Rum River Barn and Vineyard. Photos marked with an asterisk (*) by Behind the Beard Photography. Decorating and planning by The Celebration…

  • A Minneosta hoophouse high tunnel in winter, used to grow local flowers

    A Reflection on Flower Farming in Minnesota

    I’ve spent the last few months traveling around the country as a freelance floral designer–always south of home, but usually in the warmer climates of the South and Southwest. Spending time in these states and visiting with their inhabitants has…

  • Journal

    Launching Flower Subscriptions and Gift Cards

    Valentine’s day is closing in on us now. This is one of the most popular times of year to buy flowers… unfortunately for me, there are about 3 feet of snow on the ground a not a single flower blooming…