Reclaiming Chicago One Corner at a Time


This is an Op-Ed from October 22, 2017 written for the The New York Times by Tamar Manasseh, Founder and President of Mothers Against Senseless Killings Why is the Trump administration so obsessed with my city? Just last week, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said at a Senate hearing that “the murder rate is a cloud […]

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Finding Common Ground through Food Education


Written by Chandra Garcia-Kitch I’ve been a Chicago Public Schools (CPS) teacher for the last 16 years on the south and west sides of Chicago. I’ve taught kids from 35 countries who speak different languages, who have different life experiences, and who bring unique stories into my classroom. I’m one of 49 CPS teachers currently […]

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Bouquets for Women’s Health


Mothers, daughters, sisters, wives, girlfriends, friends… each one of us has amazing women in our lives. We value and appreciate these women each and every day. Their choices and their opinions matter, and so does their health. Amongst the applicants who stood out this year is the Chicago Women’s Health Center. This incredible organization has […]

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Why Milwaukee


Today we launch our first market outside of Chicago. A dream four years in the making. After spending the past 50 months (can’t believe it’s been that long) iterating in Chicago, perfecting our craft and quality, building out the supply chain, investing in brand, and getting the right people in place, we feel we’re ready […]

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Farm Profile: Mayneland Farms


Mayneland Farm is a 15-acre farm in Naperville, IL. In operation since 1976, owner Jeremy Mayne has been running the farm since 1980. Spring through Fall, Mayneland’s farm stand is open daily, keeping the community stocked on fresh vegetables, fruit, eggs, honey, and berries. And of course, flowers!  

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New Moms Mother's Day brunch

New Moms


We’re all about celebrating moms this time of year, and what better way to honor the moms in our lives than to support New Moms, a charity dedicated to helping young moms and their children.

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March for Pediatric Care


Written by our COO Brittany Graunke. Photo at Ann & Robert H Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago — I’m mom to two amazing children. Over the last 4.5 years, I’ve changed thousands of diapers and washed hundreds of loads of baby clothes. I’ve read more books than I did in the prior 20 years of […]

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❤ Love is Love ❤


Written by our Lead Wedding Designer Jason Williquette. ”  I’m a gay male in the flower business.  “ Shocker, I know! I’ve always been surrounded by a loving, supportive network of family, friends, coworkers and creatives. For most of my life I’ve felt secure and safe in my own skin. From being a kid watching […]

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