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It Was the Best of Jobs; It Was the Worst of Jobs

Posted by Faith Middleton - Princess of Print on May 18, 2018
Posted Under: Monthly Memo , Human Interest
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All of my employment has been in both the service and retail categories. I have worked in Tupperware sales, a gift shop and floral shops; as a retirement community Activity Director, in several restau... Read More

Chocolate Chip Cookies and Dirty Dishes

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Chocolate is considered a staple and a food group in my home. We have something chocolate every day and I often enjoy a treat from the Chocolate Man gourmet selections at Woodinville Florist. However... Read More

Teachers, Iris and Socks!

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8th Iris Day 8th National Teachers Day 8th No Socks Day 9th Lost Sock Memorial Day Teachers, Iris and socks. Is this a lead in to a teachable moment? Probably not in my blog. Th... Read More

April's Notable Dates and Wacky Holidays

Posted by Faith Middleton - Princess of Print on April 5, 2018
Posted Under: Monthly Memo , Human Interest
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Of COURSE this is National Humor Month! When else could Easter fall on April Fools Day? I wonder how many hostesses held back a laugh as they announced to their Easter dinner guests that the dog had j... Read More

Mom, Pop, A Walk in the Park and the Easter Bunny

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March 29th, we recognize Mom & Pop businesses nationwide. Woodinville Florist is, and always has been a Mom and Pop business - owned and operated by local families. The beginning in 1976 was a l... Read More

Worship of Tools?

Posted by Faith Middleton - Princess of Print on March 8, 2018
Posted Under: Monthly Memo , Human Interest
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Okay guys! Here it is! International Get Your Power Tools Day! Oh, I'm wrong - March 11th is Worship of Tools Day.  I think the word 'worship' is a bit strong, but the importance of having the ... Read More

For Girls Only; Don't Forget the Guys!

Posted by Faith Middleton - Princess of Print on February 11, 2018
Posted Under: Monthly Memo , Human Interest
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Valentine's week often reminds me of my early days in the industry when my primary job was customer service/order processing in another flower shop. There were always the few guys who would... Read More

Friends and Pizza - A Good Plan For a Winter Day

Posted by Faith Middleton - Princess of Print on February 5, 2018
Posted Under: Monthly Memo , Human Interest
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Now that the Super Bowl is over for another year, we hopefully have kept all our friends! February's Whacky Holidays address that issue with "Wave All Your Fingers at a Friend Day" , "Send a Card to a... Read More

Blood Donors - There is Still Time

Posted by Woodinville Florist on January 17, 2018
Posted Under: Did you know?, Monthly Memo , Human Interest
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January is National Blood Donor Month. Although blood is needed every day of the year and can be donated anytime, having a month dedicated to donating blood is a good reminder not to procrastinate. We... Read More

National Soup Month or Oatmeal if You Prefer

Posted by Faith Middleton - Princess of Print on January 9, 2018
Posted Under: Monthly Memo , Human Interest, Recipes
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I just love it when the cooler days of January come around and we celebrate two of my favorite comfort foods - soup and oatmeal. I enjoy a steaming bowl of either, even in the heat of summer. Short on... Read More

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