We've had a good old chuckle reading through all of your entries
for our #BloomingBrilliant
competition. We wanted to hear the time your mum made you snort
with laughter and chortle until your sides hurt for a chance to win
two lovely bunches of fresh flowers from Bloom & Wild. And boy
did you all deliver!
We've managed to whittle it down to three lucky winners and here
are their brilliant stories...
Mum asked the man in the supermarket where the 'erotic' fruit
She grew up in the 40s during a time when owning cars was not
common and travelling abroad even less so. She started noticing
that people occasionally had "GB" plates attached to the backs of
their cars. Being from Yorkshire, she was convinced for years that
this was short for "Going 'Broad"!
When I was a teenager, I cheekily grumbled to my mum that my
packed lunches for school were really boring and the dog had more
exciting food than I did. The next day I opened my lunch box to
find a dog biscuit wrapped in foil and a note to say "love from the
dog". We still laugh about it now and I've even still got the note
somewhere! I recently became a mum and doing my best to follow my
mum's lead. Being a mum definitely requires a good sense of
Congratulations, a lovely bunch of flowers will be winging their
way through each of your letterboxes this Mother's Day!