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I grew up with a stay at home mom on a farm without cable tv, computers, nintendo, or neighbors. I spent every moment outside building forts, digging holes, or riding bikes with my brothers. My best friends were my animals, usually cows. Being creative was a way of life.

My Background-
I started with flowers when I was a junior in high school on the FFA floriculture team. Realizing there was more to flowers than just pulling weeds I started working at Bloomsbury Farm in Atkins, Iowa. It was a little shop in a refurbished calf barn. Working on the farm I had an endless supply of flowers, grasses, trees, and shrubs from the yard to work with. My boss Karen was very creative and always encouraged me to try new things. When I graduated from high school I attended Kirkwood Community College to further my knowledge of plants. Since then I have spent the last 14 years working…

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  • Female
  • Born on July 17
  • Joined July 31, 2011

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Fresh flowers, seeds, sticks, mud

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About

I grew up with a stay at home mom on a farm without cable tv, computers, nintendo, or neighbors. I spent every moment outside building forts, digging holes, or riding bikes with my brothers. My best friends were my animals, usually cows. Being creative was a way of life.

My Background-
I started with flowers when I was a junior in high school on the FFA floriculture team. Realizing there was more to flowers than just pulling weeds I started working at Bloomsbury Farm in Atkins, Iowa. It was a little shop in a refurbished calf barn. Working on the farm I had an endless supply of flowers, grasses, trees, and shrubs from the yard to work with. My boss Karen was very creative and always encouraged me to try new things. When I graduated from high school I attended Kirkwood Community College to further my knowledge of plants. Since then I have spent the last 14 years working with plants one way or another.

My Family-
I have two children, Jorja and Cameron. My husband Brad is the biggest “deadhead” you will ever meet. We still don’t have cable tv, or nintendo. We love to camp, canoe, bike ride and hike whenever the weather allows it.

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