Life & Surprises

At the end of October 2017, life gave us a pretty good surprise. As a family we were getting used to life with a newborn again with Vesper and juggling all the duties a small farm requires. It was a happy time and even though my plans for the flower farm had been put on pause through this adjustment, it was totally worth it. Vesper was three months old and we had just gotten back from vacation. Honestly, I felt bloated and blamed it on…

Adoption

Vesper Lily Coleman. On July 21, 2017, my neighbor and good friend, Savannah and myself were working with a fresh harvest of flowers and getting everything organized to go to the Chattanooga market. I was pretty excited as this would be the first time we were really selling my flowers to the general public and not just florists. While we were arranging flowers, I received one of the most important calls of my life: a mother had chosen us as parents to adopt her child.…

Our journey to Chattanooga

Life has been a whirlwind these past few years. Some parts have been crazy stressful and some parts have been crazy tears of joy. And before I can began to tell you of how this farm idea started, we kind of have to go back to talk about how we ended up in Chattanooga. So here is our story.* Andrew and I were living in Cookeville, Tennessee when we first began dating. After one month of dating, we were hit with our first big obstacle:…

Welcome to our farm

Joli Jardin is a flower farm on 23 acres in Chattanooga, Tennessee and more specifically on Signal Mountain. We sell flowers out of a flower truck, a 1978 Mercedes 608D which used to be an old Austrian fire truck. My name is Becca and this little flower farm is my dream coming to fruition. My husband, Andrew, who is a computer programmer by day, has provided much support and hard work to helping this dream become a reality.  We have 3 beautiful and wild children!…