Remembering Those We’ve Loved and Lost

It’s important to properly honor your loved ones in their final days and when they pass away. Learn about the various hospice centers, funeral homes and related services that can help you make the necessary expected and unexpected decisions.

A Celebration of Life

Each of us will face final days on this earth, and each of us will face the loss of people we love. While we can’t change this fact, there’s plenty we can do to improve end-of-life quality and to memorialize those we’ve lost.






NWQ’s Holiday Shopping Guide

Holiday shopping doesn’t have to be a chore. Make it an adventure by exploring six trendy local boutiques and dozens of suggestions for wonderful gifts found at locally owned stores throughout our area.






Entertaining Made Easy: 12 Tips for Less Stress

Throwing the perfect holiday party can be a fun, yet stressful experience. Here are 12 ways to prepare the perfect gathering.






The End of Life: Acts of Love & Honor in Their Final Days

Each of us will face the loss of people we love. While we can’t change this fact, there’s plenty we can do to improve end-of-life quality and to memorialize those we’ve loved and lost.






Milestones: Enders Flowers Celebrates 30 Years

After three decades of creating lovely floral arrangements for all sorts of occasions, Becky Baeverstad has earned a reputation as a trendsetter and a reliable florist. Discover how she turned a family passion into a successful business.






Grow Your Own Fresh Air with Houseplants

Sure, they brighten up a room and add some color on these white-and-brown winter days, but did you know that houseplants can also help us to keep a clean, healthy environment? Discover a few popular houseplants that have a good effect on your home.






12 Ways to Make Your Home Shine

It’s a brand new year, and we’re ready to freshen up our homes. Even if major projects aren’t in the budget, there are plenty of ways to give ourselves a lift and put our digs in tip-top condition. Here are a few simple ideas.






Who Says We Can’t Garden During Wintertime?

Break the winter blands with a little greenery indoors. Learn about the most popular options for indoor gardening, and discover some special arts that combine creativity and gardening.






Enders Flowers

1631 N. Alpine Road, Rockford, Ill.
(815) 229-1290