Tag Archive: Flowers

Apr 25

Is What You See Really What You Get When It Comes to Flowers?

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f you look on many florist websites (our included), you’ll see amazing images like the one below, which is Teleflora’s Queens Court arrangement.  Teleflora provides this image and the directions for making it to all of their associates.  But then look at image two…if you order Queens Court from us, that’s what you’ll receive.  It …

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Feb 22

Why Flowers Are Always the Perfect Gift

There are a lot of different gift choices out there, but there’s nothing quite like a bouquet of flowers.  It’s the perfect gift for so many occasions, yet there are a lot of people who don’t think of giving flowers.  Why not?  Here are some reasons why flowers are always the perfect gift. •    They’re …

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Jan 04

Celebrate Any Event with Flowers

When it comes to celebrating events, you can go with many different things: food, gifts, balloons…but these gifts don’t work for any event.  You don’t see a lot of balloons around Christmas or Fourth of July, for example.  So what gift works for any event?  Flowers, of course! Flowers can be given for any event. …

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Sep 13

One of the Best Gifts for any Occasion – Flowers

Birthdays.  Anniversaries.  An illness.  A promotion.  Graduation.  Many times, these events call for a gift or token of some sort.  Even serious illnesses usually call for a get-well gift or at least a card.  Finding the appropriate gift for these different events can be very difficult, especially if you don’t know the person that well.  …

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Apr 06

Random Acts of Kindness

Have you ever been the “victim” of a random act of kindness?  If you have, you know just how great it feels.  Why not give someone else that great feeling by doing something random for them?  These random acts of kindness can turn someone’s day around and make them smile.  They’re also a nice way …

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Mar 22

Making Someone Smile

We’ve all been there: the bad day.  The alarm didn’t go off, there was a traffic jam on the way to work, the boss was in a bad mood, a deadline suddenly moved from next week to tomorrow…you know how it goes.  But then someone does something to make you smile, and the stress melts …

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Mar 13

The Flowers of Ireland

St. Patrick’s Day is coming up this week, so many people are thinking about shamrocks and Irish stories.  If you’re lucky enough to get to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland, or if you get to visit the Emerald Isle soon, you’ll see a number of different flowers.  Here are just a few of the …

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Mar 02

The History of Tulips

The tulip is one of the most colorful and popular flowers, especially for gardeners.  But where did this amazing flower come from?  The history of the tulip is very interesting.  It originated in Turkey and Persia.  The people of the region loved the brightly colored tulip, and the flower was used for decoration and in …

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Feb 22

5 Fun Reasons to Send Yourself Flowers

One day you walk into work and see a huge bouquet of flowers on a co-worker’s desk.  Wow, you think, she must have a great husband, a secret admirer, or maybe she did something to really impress the boss.  “Who are these from?” you ask.  “Oh,” she replies, “I sent them to myself.  I just …

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Jan 11

The Power of Flowers to Lift Your Spirits

If you’re feeling down, one of the best ways of lifting your spirits is to stop and smell some flowers.  Flowers have this ability of making us feel better.  How?  Well, just the sight of bright, cheery blooms is often enough to make us temporarily forget about our troubles.  The smell also helps lift our …

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