The magic of flowers

There’s something about receiving fresh flowers that just makes everything better. From the moment that the door rings and a parcel arrives from someone unknown and you get a frivolous shiver, from feeling loved and wanted as you read the card, and throughout the following days and weeks when the scent wafts to your noseContinue reading “The magic of flowers”

The Language of Flowers – Vanessa Diffenbaugh

Call it a mistrust of popularity, or lone girl in the playground syndrome, but the knowledge that The Language of Flowers was the subject of a bidding war between nine publishers over last year does not immediately endear it to me. What earns the publishers pennies is not necessarily what makes a good read, and in aContinue reading “The Language of Flowers – Vanessa Diffenbaugh”