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Friday flowers/vendredi fleurs

{French florist - au nom de la Rose}

I cannot believe that it is Friday already, where did the week go?

As you have no doubt heard it was been very cold in France and normally it is warming up, instead we have had snow, which is almost unheard of in March, especially in SW France.

It is supposed to warm up next week, so fingers crossed that it does.

Wishing you all a "très fabuleux week-end"

L x

p.s. In response to all of you that were so kndly concerned re Mr FF's baguette - yes I managed to get one and yes I did buy something else, but will tell you about it next week :-)


  1. Hahaha! Lucky Mr FF, still gets his baguette at least! I thought they were flowers from Au Nom de la Rose. SIgh - I used to have one just down the road... Have a lovely weekend Leeann!

  2. So pleased to hear that Mr FF got his daily bread!
    The flowers are beautiful - so very pretty - I love little poseys... and hang on your Spring weather will be coming soon - just sending it from down here in Oz!!

  3. Hoping Spring finds it way to you soon! Bon Weekend!

  4. Thank you for the beautiful picture! I can't wait to see what else you bought!
    Take Care,

  5. The flowers are so beautiful! They look like Spring-time to must be just around the corner!

    Best wishes and happy weekend to you too,

  6. beautiful flowers. Ours are all disappearing now as the nights chill off. I am so jealous of you about to enter spring with all it's beauty!

  7. I heard about heavy storms in France, the weather is really getting too much crazy.

    I wish you a great weekend, Leeann!! xx

  8. Have a wonderful weekend Leeann, xv.

  9. Have just been watching the news about the terrible weather that you are having in France. I hope that it improves soon.
    The flowers are beautiful. Maybe Mr, FF will buy you some !!
    Have a great weekend. XXXX

  10. Hope it warms up for you ... have a lovely weekend Leeann!
    Gorgeous flowers.

  11. So pleased the non-shopping shopping excursion had a happy ending for Mr FF too! Have a lovely weekend Leeann. xx

    P.S Do you ever see bowls like the ones on the cover of that gorgeous book? How gorgeous are they!!

  12. Mr.FF might think it's becoming too dangerous to ask you to buy a baguette and will consider buying it by himself :-)

  13. The flowers are so beautiful!!! Loooove the atmosphere in that picture!A nice weekend to you also!

  14. I love those charming hand-tied bouquets. They are really one of my most favourite things when I lived in Paris - even as a grad student there, I always bought flowers every week. My favourite fleuriste was Thalie in the 5th. Sometimes Phillipe would serve me champagne in the back of the shop!

  15. I really like the picture of floral arrangement. They looks fresh and elegant.

  16. There is nothing like fresh flowers! Beautiful!

  17. Hello
    The flowers are so uplifting, even with terrible weather - hope it warms up for you. The sun is out this morning in Chicago, it has been rainy here but better than snow.

  18. I was dreary yesterday - weather and mood - friends and bloggers perked me up, bought flowers on the way home, read a suggested bible verse and I was good to go - posts like these make my day - merci' stop by and say "hi" jennifer jennsthreegraces

  19. Have a lovely weekend! I think I am going to go out and buy some flowers today :) Thanks for the inspiration.

  20. I have come to your Blog from the foothills of California. I saw a wonderful "bit" on Setting Your Sites in the April issue of Romantic Homes and as soon as I took a look at your site I knew I had to follow your blog.
    The photos are lovely and I will visit often.

  21. Love you finds! Great photo! ~Lulu

  22. "très fabuleux week-end" for you! i'd ike to have a frech florist here ... :(

  23. You are right about the cold weather, just spent a week in Paris, my first ever - wow!! Even with the cold, and yet those beautiful flowers are everywhere. Such a lovely photo - makes me want to come back.

  24. Bonjour LeeAnn,
    Glad Mr FF finally got those baquettes. Sometimes a girls has gotta do what a girl has gotta do! Lovely flowers and here's to Springtime in France!
    A bientôt

  25. Here's to waiting for spring weather and spring flowers! Happy Friday! ~Lili

  26. Love your blog, I've just started blogging, but I like you're style!

  27. So funny glad to see your not starving Mr FF that you are now eating again after your antique shopping spree; nice things by the way. Have a great weekend xxx

  28. Oh how I ADORE that picture....It's just so darn HAPPY...

    Warm blessings,

  29. Hi Leeann,

    Pretty Friday flowers, you have shown.
    Glad that Mr FF got to eat his baguette.

    Enjoy your weekend

  30. Just love that picture!!!!!! Brought me a glimpse of spring and sunshine(that is until I looked out the window and everything is all white again).
    "Take time to smell the roses" is a saying that bumps into my mind here :)
    Have a terrific sunday:)


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