Nothing adds colour to a home better than fresh flowers. If you know me well, you would know that I am quite the minimalist... until it comes to our home and my lifetime collection of quirky antiques and bits and bobs that have found their way into our space. I would love to be home enough to bother decorating with life… in the form of flowers and other seasonal goods.

Get creative with glorious blooms and add fruit and veg for a stunning display. real living stylist Sarah Ellison shows how it's done.

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ruffly sweet peas, tumbling lilacs, lamb's ear, oregano blossoms, and lisianthus ranging from deep purple to almost pink.

fireplace mantle

Dear Lillie: Some More Easter Decorating, Egg Tutorial, Thank You Fifi, and The Final Four

(Narcissus dahlia 'King Alfred') A late-spring bloomer with a large trumpet; grows up to 20 inches tall. C: Plant 4 to 5 inches deep.

"Sandwich" Bulbs for Six Weeks of Blooms

do in the fall plant layers of bulbs that will give you three bursts of color when spring arrives. Choose bulb varieties that flower a few weeks apart, such as crocus, tulips, and daffodils, which will bloom in rotation for up to six weeks.

De-suckering tomatoes - Make sure you do this with your tomato plants everyone! You will get bigger and better tomotoes!

For healthy plants and large, high-quality tomatoes, those suckers ought to go: De-suckering tomato vines

A San Francisco style wedding

A San Francisco style wedding

love the greens in this

love the greens in this