Say hello to Vanessa Burns, owner of The Flower Kiosk! Vanessa bought Portsmouth's established flower shop from Betsy Scott last spring and has since put her own artistic flare on the business, offering stunning arrangements and a curated selection of gifts in her downtown shop.
Today we go beyond flowers, and get to know Vanessa by asking her 15 questions...
Hometown: Fords, New Jersey.
Favorite flower: lilly of the valley.
Years working with flowers: 17!
Favorite place to visit: New York City.
Favorite local restaurant: When Pig’s Fly.
Favorite "free time" activity: going to the movies.
Number of tattoos: a sleeve plus 12!
Favorite genre of music: hip hop.
Favorite season: summer.
Favorite game: Cranium!
Favorite Food: Cabbage & noodles — (a Polish dish).
Favorite color: green.
Favorite movie: Pretty Woman.
Pets: A dog named Scribbles and a cat named Zoa.
Favorite tv show: The Wire.
Favorite sweet treat: Twizzlers.
Thank you for sharing yourself with us, Vanessa. Wishing you all the success in the world!