I‘ve always loved flowers, so much so that my first daughter, is named after my absolute favourite flower, Lily.  Lily’s second name is Mae, a different spelling on my favourite month. My youngest daughters middle name is Rose, another favourite flower!

One thing I’m not so keen on is the air miles that commercially produced flowers have to travel to fill our vases, and the impact on the environment. Although its kind of a tradition to receive a bunch of Lillies now on my birthday