We know you’re not thinking about Valentine’s Day (it’s still 28 days away) but we are! You know we’ll have roses for you, or roses, or roses, whichever you prefer. And you know we’ll deliver them for you. But did you know we work on a first-come,
If you think it’s too late to order your Christmas flowers, well, here’s what we say: You Bring the Presents, We’ll Send the Flowers We know how busy you are being Santa Claus, making your list and checking it twice! Check the flowers off your list by
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Cue the rockin’ around the Christmas tree, kissing under the mistletoe and indulging in all things joyful and bright. Fill your spaces with red, green and white blooms for a welcoming touch of Christmas cheer. Flowers brighten any occasion,
Email or Text I love when people communicate with me through email or text. Sometimes there are questions, or extra special items that make an order “just right” or “unique” for the sender and recipient, and they need to talk to me about it. We have all
Generosity In recent years, neuroscientists have discovered that feelings of generosity activate our neo-cortex, the front of the brain with our ‘higher thinking’ and more recently evolved capabilities. Therefore, feelings of being generous are done by choice. In the Torah, those with this quality are described by being
Let’s Do Plants Let’s Do Plants by The Plant Doctor! Yes, Pamela E Smith, owner of Roadrunner Florist and Michigan State University Floriculture Graduate, has been known all of her adult life as The Plant Doctor. That means she really knows her plants! The plants that do
Four! I love the English language, where one word can have 3 spellings and one pronunciation, like the word Four! Fore, Four and For come to mind. These words are called Homophones. Homophones are words which have the same pronunciation, but different spellings and meanings. Here are
Hullabaloo There’s been a lot of hullabaloo about thinking “Outside the Box” these days. There’s clamor and commotion and loss of stock value, all of which has lead me to think it’s imperative that we tell you more about Pamela and Tina, the flower shop girls who own
Real Men Love Flowers, Too! Oh, yes, they do!! Our male customers are so happy and excited when they choose their own flowers! Sure, some say “You pick it out for me” and some say “I don’t really know what I’m doing” and some say “I’ve never
International Women’s Day (IWD) is a worldwide celebration of social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women that takes place annually on March 8. This year’s theme is #PressforProgress which spotlights gender parity. IWD is not a new holiday – in fact, it was first observed in the
What’s in a Name? Or address? Or Phone Number? Tina and Pamela at Roadrunner Florist take pride in what we do and customer service is our number one priority. We want the recipient of the flowers thrilled with what they receive because that reflects on YOU!
Think OUTSIDE The Box! Roadrunner Florist can help you Think OUTSIDE The Box this Valentine’s Day! Our fresh roses are custom designed in a vase and delivered by a real person on Valentine’s Day! What’s inside the box? I have no idea! If you do, please let
I Read the Other Day… That there are only 6 weeks until Valentine’s Day! Gee, I wondered, what does that mean? Well, first of all it means the Big Box Stores took Christmas off their shelves on December 26 and replaced it with love. Did you notice?
December 18 December 18 is our busiest day of the year! Well, maybe second busiest, behind Valentine’s Day! It’s the day YOU remember to order flowers, centerpieces and gift baskets for family and friends. It’s not too late to ship across the country (if you hurry and
We Have Three! Christmas is such a busy time, and there are several arrangements on our website that we only have three left! I thought I’d take a minute to tell you which ones these are, so if you’d like to order one you’ll do it NOW,
Avoid the Middleman For more than 39 years in Phoenix, our customers and friends have decided to Avoid the Middleman! Every year you send and receive the most fragrant centerpieces, floral arrangements and holiday greens or the yummiest goodies, fruit, gourmet, and Christmas gift baskets from Roadrunner Florist
Whew!! Black Friday and Cyber Monday are Over! Or are they? Are you still waiting for “specials” and “sales” this month? Do you think the prices will continue to fall as the holidays approach? Well, maybe they will and maybe they won’t! One thing is for sure,
We are Thankful for you! On Thanksgiving Day, and every day, we are thankful for you! You are our friends, family and neighbors, the people who continue to honor us by calling, clicking and coming by our family-owned flower and gift basket shop! Today and every
Christmas 2016 Kinkade: They’re Here! We’re giving you as much notice as we possibly can! We don’t want you to be disappointed this year! The 2016 Kinkade Christmas Santa’s North Pole is HERE! We only have 24. That’s not very many, if you consider hundreds of people call
What is Sweetest Day and why do we celebrate it? I’ll admit it, I had never heard of Sweetest Day until Pamela told me about it when I started working at the flower shop! It’s not on my calendar of things to remember, and it’s probably not
Thanks for being our customer! You are our customer, and today is the day we say THANKS! What do we offer you that keeps you coming back to Roadrunner Florist & Basket Express? YOU are the person who can answer that question! But we thought we’d give you
It’s HOT in the Summer! It’s summer in the desert and, frankly, it’s HOT! So ask yourself, what do you do when it’s this hot? Well, we take the dog for a walk at dawn. DAWN? Yes, and maybe even before! (that’s Abbie, Chance and Buddy! Abbie’s always
Yelp! To all of the Yelpers out there (and you know who you are!), we say THANK YOU to YELP! Yelp is such an interesting Internet invention. It’s a search engine that was destined to fail (after all, who could compete with Google?) and for some reason
Pick a Side! I’ll bet you thought this is a political statement, right? Well, it’s not!! Sure, we love politics! We love talking about it! We love our customers like Valerie who are so politically motivated that we’re 100% positive that she, and she alone, arranged for Mr.
Now that Mother’s Day is behind us, we want to take this opportunity to say THANK YOU! Thank you, thank you, thank you!! You made our Mother’s Day the best ever!! What a delight it is to speak with our once-a-year-customers and learn how things are going.
Three!! What a great number!! Did you know there are 3 floral Holidays in the next 3 weeks? That’s 3 separate occasions to celebrate! It’s fun when I can tell you about reasons to enjoy life, and it’s 3 times more fun when there are 3 in a row!
OMG, You Forgot! You forgot it’s Employee Appreciation Day! What are you going to do now? I know, I know!! You’re going to call, click or come by RoadrunnerFlorist (602-246-1271) 2007 W Bethany Home, Phoenix, AZ 85015 and let us design and deliver amazing flowers just for
Thank You! A Very Special Thank You to all of our wonderful customers and friends who called, clicked and came by to celebrate Valentine’s Day with us! It was SO MUCH FUN to see and talk to all of you, and to design and deliver beautiful roses