This sorry-looking bouquet I ordered for my 96-year-old granny is a stark reminder to shop local

The bouquet that arrived for Tanya's granny

Tanya Sweeney

When your Granny turns 96, there’s only one thing for it, and that’s a lovely, fresh bouquet of flowers. A few days after I ordered a bunch online, I got a call from my aunt confirming that they had, indeed, arrived.