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Harvest story -A different kind of agreement-Response to an agitating text with flowers

Beloved Flower Lover, She opened up the text and was taken aback. She felt slapped with a sense of wrongness. She felt agitated. She felt alarmed. She did not agree with it but felt the energy of wrongness.  She remembered … Continue reading

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We were taught that ‘No one needs to die alone: Lani Leary taught us about living and dying. We share our flowers

Beloved Flower Lover, A beautiful woman came in ten days ago. Her school time friend had just been diagnosed with terminal cancer.   We  did what we could and suggested flowers , flowers, flowers for her as a carer first. … Continue reading

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David Kessler demystifies death, dying and grieving with love

Beloved Flower Lover David Kessler, one of the most well-known experts on death and grief, helps explain and demystify what happens in our final days. His book Visions, Trips, and Crowded Rooms and helps us understand what’s really happening during the … Continue reading

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Flowers and the top 5 regrets of those dying

Beloved Flower Lover, We had the opportunity to enjoy a very personal funeral last friday, and are still smiling. Our work done, we pondered on a life and came across a story about Bronnie Ware, an Australian nurse who spent several … Continue reading

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Don’t change who you are: I am with you during sickness and health: that’s why I am giving you these flowers.

Beloved Flower Lover, I gently awoke this morning to the telly on very quietly. It was on really low. My husband was watching Team GB and had just pulled a puff on his cigarette. He is ill. He returned to … Continue reading

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Bronnie Ware:Top five regrets and the dying. London Florist shares

Beloved Flower Lover, Many people have been coming to us recently for get well flowers or sympathy flowers. We have had conversations about nursing homes. We have been honoured to be able to have conversations with lots of people going … Continue reading

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Peace flowers for all the worlds conversations about death, sadness and grief

Beloved Flower Lover, Epic pain is happening and much is going on in this world. As a community and individually we woke up to stories of bereavement, loss, sadness and grief today. The news on the TV and our local internal news … Continue reading

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Kind words and flowers for funerals

Beloved Flower Lover, A few funerals recently brought it home to us that it might be appropriate to look at kind words that can help people to warm their hearts. We found these lovely quotes on http://www.notalone.co.nz/all-poetry-and-verse.html. To live in the … Continue reading

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Death, Purpose and Flowers

Beloved Flower Lover, We have had a very sober weekend. Very sober. We asked our selves, what’s the point? We won’t go into the little details about the event. It may or may not be relevant to you, but as … Continue reading

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Do not send flowers to a jewish funeral? Yes or No?

Beloved Flower Lover, While Christian and secular funerals in the west include flowers, wreaths and live plants, both for the viewing and funeral service, these are not present at a Jewish funeral. There is no viewing of the body, and … Continue reading

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