Celebrations

Simple Ways to Incorporate Flowers into the Gifts You Give

Sometimes flowers are the gift. If someone in your life has just bought a...

3 tips to make your gifts stand out with supermarket flowers

Sometimes only flowers make the perfect gift for someone in your life...

Random Acts of Flowers

M.J. Ryan, happiness expert and author of the Random Acts of Kindness book...
How to create a romantic getaway at HOME with flowers

How to create a romantic getaway at HOME with flowers

If you are looking for something more original than a box of chocolates and a dozen red roses, let your creativity come to the rescue. Valentine's Day is a wonderful holiday, and it deserves your full attention. These ideas can help you create a memorable romantic...

Get Well Flowers

Get Well Flowers

Flowers are a great way to let someone who is ill, or just feeling blue, know you’re thinking of him, even if you can’t visit him in person. They’re not only a terrific way to brighten up a hospital room, but can ease the loneliness of recovering at home. They are a...

WEDDING FLOWERS

WEDDING FLOWERS

Flowers are one of the most important elements of the wedding day. They set the mood and tone for the event with their beauty, color, style and elegance. The flowers will be remembered and cherished for years to come, especially when admiring photographs....

PARTIES

PARTIES

Flowers are an essential element of any party. They can enhance the mood and help set the tone. Professional florists are experts at the art of self-expression – by tapping into the creative expertise of your florist and working with him or her on your...

Kwanzaa Flowers

Kwanzaa Flowers

Kwanzaa, celebrated from December 26 – January 1, was founded in 1966 by Dr. Maulana Karenga. The cultural (not religious) holiday is an African American celebration of the values of family, community responsibility, commerce and self-improvement. As Dr. Karenga says,...

Floral Themed Gifts Can Fit into Your Christmas List

Floral Themed Gifts Can Fit into Your Christmas List

Say it with Flowers -- How Floral-Themed Gifts Can Fit into Your Christmas List If you are looking for a truly unique gift this holiday season, the inspiration you need may be as close as your backyard garden or the vase on your table. Flowers say so much, and they...

CHRISTMAS

CHRISTMAS

Christmas is a time for personal celebrations and traditions shared with family and friends. Flowers and plants have long played a special role in Christmas festivities and are as personal and individual as the people doing the celebrating. Why We Give More Gifts Than...

Hanukkah

Hanukkah

Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, celebrates the victory of the Jews over Greek persecution. When the Maccabees, the leaders of the war against the Syrians, reclaimed the Temple, they only had one flask of oil to light the Menorah. Miraculously the Menorah stayed lit...

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

Appointed as a day to give thanks for the bountiful gifts of the land, the first national Thanksgiving day was proclaimed by George Washington and celebrated on November 26, 1789. In 1863 Abraham Lincoln declared Thanksgiving a national holiday to be celebrated on the...