What is the average cost of a wedding in South Florida?

The average cost of a wedding in the South Florida area is $37,000 plus.  This includes the gown, which averages $1357, venue, church rental, tuxedos, food and beverages and all the costs associated with having that “perfect wedding”.  The average purchase for flowers and decorations is $2141.  We have done thousands of weddings since opening… Read More What is the average cost of a wedding in South Florida?

Why it is better to order from your local florist vs. an order gatherer

You see lots of advertisements for flowers online nowadays.  There are two types of businesses represented when you search for flowers online. One is the local florist, physically located in or near the location you want your order sent to.  They take the order directly from you by phone, or online and fill it to… Read More Why it is better to order from your local florist vs. an order gatherer

How did the Celebration of Father’s Day Begin?

 Have you ever wondered how the celebration of Father’s Day began? In May of 1909, a woman named Sonora Smart Dodd was sitting in church, listening to a Mother’s Day sermon.  At that time she decided her father, William Jackson Smart deserved to have his own day of recognition. It was first celebrated in Spokane,… Read More How did the Celebration of Father’s Day Begin?

Why is June wedding month?

Sorry, but I am the nerd that  watches the History Channel and the National Geographic Channels.  I was wondering why June is considered the wedding month.  After some research I came across a few interesting facts. In previous centuries, hygiene and bathing were not considered important.  There was a once a year ritual cleansing when people bathed.… Read More Why is June wedding month?