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Sep 21, 2020

Today we’re visiting with Megan McHugh & Denise Richter, co-founders of Pistil & Stamen in New Orleans, Louisiana to discuss:

  • their transition from school garden teachers to full-time flower business owners
  • how their complex business model helped keep their business afloat during the pandemic
  • how they've built a...


Sep 7, 2020

Today we’re visiting with Steven Dyme, co-founder of Flowers for Dreams (with locations in Chicago, Detroit, and Milwaukee) to discuss:

  • the Flower for Dreams commitment to community and charity with every sale
  • integrating philanthropy into a business model
  • how his business has been able to survive during...


Aug 26, 2020

TODAY’S GUEST: Jessie Chui | Crafted to Bloom

TOPIC: Paper Flower Art

Jessie Chui, owner of Crafted to Bloom and author of a beautiful new book called Paper Flower Art, joins us on the Botanical Brouhaha podcast to share her passion for paper flower art from the creation of single stems to designing...


Aug 17, 2020

Today we’re visiting with Lily Roden, owner of Lily Roden Floral Design in Southern California to discuss:

  • why she turned to flowers in a time of struggle
  • the reason she didn't initially embrace her creative side
  • the story of her family's move to the US from El Salvador
  • the impact working with flowers had on her...


Aug 12, 2020

TODAY’S GUEST: Bex Partridge | Botanical Tales

TOPIC: Growing, Harvesting, and Creating with Everlasting Flowers

Today I'm visiting with Bex Partridge, owner of Botanical Tales in Farnham, UK. Bex is a floral artist and published author specializing in everlasting flowers. I'm thrilled that she agreed to walk...