"Fresh Hand-Crafted Gifts from our Farm"

First Days of Fall

Friday, October 6th, 2017

We love the first days of fall on The Magnolia Company farm.  We are always looking forward to starting the harvest in October which will soon yield to our busy Christmas Holiday season.  It is a great feeling to start cutting in the magnolia groves that have been meticulously cared for through the wind, rain […]


When it Rains, Capture the Rain Water. When it Really Storms… Collect the Mulch!!!

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

Making a living on an operating farm is a rewarding and gratifying pursuit. Sometimes it can be an exciting and challenging experience at the same time. Since we are now in the middle of our hurricane season I am reminded of Hurricane Matthew which hit us in October 2016. It was really as close to […]


Warm Their Home, Warm Their Heart: A Guide to Housewarming Gifts

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

Buying a home or the move into a new home can be stressful for a family. What with planning the move; work that goes into it, as well as the stress of selecting the right neighborhood, or perhaps even the move to a new state can be a bit daunting. When someone tells you they’ve […]


Gorgeous Weddings with a Little Help from Magnolia Company

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

The DIY wedding is fast becoming a popular trend as couples look to save money. Bride and groom alike are more involved than ever in every aspect of their wedding day plans. We see them creating décor for the ceremony and reception; choosing signature cocktails; theming and personalizing dessert tables, all undertaken with the goal […]


Dish It Out: Why Dish Gardens Make the Perfect Gift

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

Choosing a single plant as a gift can be overwhelming at times. If you are unsure of your recipient’s favorite bloom or color it can leave you at a loss as you scan all of the different options available in today’s marketplace. Would a mini rose plant be best? Or, should you go with something […]


Lemon Delight

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

I am always eager for summer. A time when my children are all back home and the front door swings wildly with their friends. It is inevitable that the counter in my bar will be filled with sun burnt faces and growling stomachs. They all await some type of delicious snack whether it’s a cookie […]


A Mother’s Gift: Ways to Express Your Love this Mother’s Day

Monday, May 8th, 2017

I cherish the childhood memories I have of picking flowers directly from the garden and rushing in to surprise my mother on Mother’s Day. There is nothing more beautiful nor more perfect than sending mom a hand crafted wreath for the home or a live flowering plant for the garden. A living plant is a […]


A Magnolia Spring Cleaning – Out With The Old, In With The New

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

  In the month of May the weather at The Magnolia Company farm continues to warm up. This increasing spring temperature makes everyone happy because each day we are greeted with a bounty of clear, bright magnolia blooms. We even see these magnolia blooms present on all of the magnolia gift trees sold from our […]


Bring on Spring!

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Spring has sprung and as blooms unfold and birds sing their morning songs you may wish to get your home to match this time of renewal, sunshine, and warmth.  The best way to give your home a welcoming springtime look is to find that perfect spring wreath that not only brings color and a fashionable […]


Earth Day 2017 – “A Special Celebration”

Friday, April 21st, 2017

This is by far the most memorable Earth Day of my lifetime.  As we think of our roles this year to preserve and protect our planet, I can’t help to think of my beloved Uncle Ham who passed away ten days ago after a prolonged battle against cancer.  At his funeral on Wednesday the speakers […]