A Little Bit Country…

Did you know Dean Martin recorded “A Little Bit Country” in 1971? But it was probably Donny and Marie Osmond who made it famous on their TV show in 1977. Do you remember it? I’m a little bit country And I’m a little bit rock ‘n roll

Let Pamela Choose

Let Pamela Choose

On our website, Roadrunner Florist, you’ll find a selection called “Let Pamela Choose” and a great picture of Pamela! From here, if you should desire, you can order fresh flowers of HER choice, that we describe as follows: “Similar to the style and flowers that she’s holding,

Out of the Box

Art Deco

Today I thought it would be fun to share some Mother’s Day arrangements that are “out of the box”! They’re perfect for the special mom who loves flowers and who would like them a bit “different” than the ones you see all over the ‘net. Art Deco

What to Send

Lotsa Spring Flowers

What to Send When She Says “Don’t Get Me Anything!” Does mom say that? Or your wife or your grandma? Do they really want NOTHING for Mother’s Day? We doubt it! Remember mom with our best selling Lotsa Spring floral arrangement, custom designed by Pamela E Smith,

Easter 2019

Going Round and Round

In case you haven’t noticed, Easter 2019 is very late this  year. Sure, it’s still the first Sunday after the first full moon after the first day of spring! This year that’s Sunday, April 21. We celebrate Easter in different ways.  Some people go to church, then

Why You Send Flowers to a Funeral

Sending Flowers as the Final Tribute … Why You Should Send Flowers to a Funeral. Imagine walking in a funeral home or church. You are there to pay your last respects to a friend, colleague or even family member. As you enter, folks are sitting there, quietly

Because It’s Spring…

Lotsa Spring Flowers

Because it’s Spring, we like to celebrate! Don’t you? Spring is such a fun time of year! I read the other day that we Phoenicians enjoy 4.6 days of “spring” when we don’t use either our heaters or our air conditioning, and that’s RIGHT NOW! In the

Spring!

Welcome to Arizona

We sure are looking forward to spring! And we’re certain, wherever you live, you are too! Here’s what an average day is like in Phoenix in March! We enjoy this delicious weather for a few weeks, and then Summer… HOT, HOT Summer! So, now that we are

Thank You!

We wish to THANK YOU for your friendship, loyalty, business and for shopping LOCAL this Valentine’s Day! You know who you are… you ordered from your LOCAL FLOWER SHOP and the flowers were delivered on a timely manner, in a vase with water, beautifully arranged! We know

Groundhog Day

Lotsa Spring Flowers

GROUNDHOG DAY is Saturday, February 2! I simply couldn’t resist … so sorry for those of you who are freezing…  but here it goes! What does that mean to you? Well, let’s look into the history of Groundhog Day from Wikipedia. Groundhog Day Groundhog Day 2005 in Punxsutawney,

Tweet! Tweet!

Bird fun

Just in case you haven’t been following us on Facebook (and if you haven’t, where are you?), I thought I’d take a moment to share our Tweet! Tweet! floral arrangements with you! When you order a unique floral arrangement from Roadrunner Florist, you know the flowers will

Florals End Quarrels

In the dog house? With the stress of recent holidays and the new year, it’s understandable many loving couples are finding themselves quarreling during this time. It’s perfectly normal for couples to have disagreements, and sometimes making up can be worth the whole conflict. Before things get

It’s Beginning…Christmas

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,

It’s Not Too Late

PES Starts Christmas

It’s not too late to order your Christmas florals, flowers and centerpieces for delivery in the greater Phoenix area. We are your favorite Flower Shop for a reason: we design and deliver custom arrangements through Christmas Eve. Santa (that’s Pamela) is working hard to insure every single

Birthdays and Anniversaries

I know we’re inundated with the holidays on TV, on social media, in stores and online.  But we need to remember there are other days of the year, too, including Birthdays and Anniversaries. We love celebrating happy occasions with you! That’s why our website RoadrunnerFlorist offers so many

Boss’s Day

6 sunny sunflowers

Boss’s Day! When you wake up in the morning, it will be Boss’s Day! What in the world are you going to do?  It’s such short notice! No one reminded you! They didn’t mention it on TV or on the radio. Even social media isn’t talking about

Email or Text

Happy Shana

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

wonderful red roses

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

Why Shop Locally?

Why Shop Locally? I am often asked: Why Shop Locally?  Gee, the answers are as many as the stars in the sky! Supporting your local florist is as important as supporting your local grocer, bakery or mechanic. Each of us supports our local community with the dollars

It’s all the Rage!

It’s all the Rage! Have you noticed: It’s all the Rage!  It seems like “farm” or “country” or “wild” is what’s a’happin’ in design this year! What does that mean for you? Among other things, its an admission (finally) that flowers are an integral part of design