It has been scientifically proven that flowers make people feel good. According to behavioral research conducted at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, nature provides us with a simple way to improve emotional health – flowers. The presence of flowers triggers happy emotions, heightens feelings of life satisfaction and affects social behavior in a [...]
Just when you thought your Valentine flowers were done here are two more tricks and tips to make the last few blooms more then just a memory. Waxing fresh flowers is a craft that dates back to the Victorian era. It’s quite easy and inexpensive to do. It just takes a little practice, because [...]
Posted: Mar 15, 2012 02:03:21 under Floral Gifts, Flower Care & Handling, How-To's, Silk & Dried Flowers, Uncategorized, Valentine's Day.
Tags: dried flowers, dry flowers, How-To's, wax flowers, waxed flowers
If you were the lucky recipient of a beautiful floral arrangement from someone special this Valentine’s Day, you want the flowers to last as long as possible. Following these simple steps will ensure that you will enjoy them for at least an extra two weeks.
After 2-3 days it is best to change the water and [...]
Thanksgiving is slowly approaching and what is better than an inexpensive, easy and creative table runner. Your friends and family will feel as if they are sitting right in your backyard.
Try it out and remember, just have fun with it!
How to Create an Autumn Leaf Table Runner:
Start with a piece of clear cellophane cut to [...]
Posted: Nov 01, 2011 08:11:36 under Holidays, How-To's, Table setting, Thanksgiving Ideas, Uncategorized.
Tags: floral lifestyle, How-To's, leaf runner, Table setting, thanksgiving decor, Thanksgiving Ideas
Halloween is a great opportunity to have some creative fun!
Here’s a quick centerpiece idea for your Halloween festivities…
I love the purple, lime green, orange and black combination for the holiday, so when I saw Halloween M&M’s in the store, I immediately bought a few bags. Just another reason to buy candy! I developed a nested [...]
Beth from Role Mommy – sit back and relax! You’ve Been Spotted! Beth is a busy mom who provides celebrity interviews and book reviews for all Moms On-The-Go. Role Mommy is dedicated to inspiring, entertaining and informing today’s busy moms. And when you’re a Mom on-the-go – a cocktail or even a mock-tail may be [...]
Erin from Queen of Spain – You’ve Been Spotted! Erin is an award winning journalist, contributing editor, avid blogger and a non-stop On-The-Go Mom. Visit Queen of Spain and tell me what you think!
Erin is definitely an On-the-Go Mom who may be in need of a stay-cation. Below are the step-by-step instructions on how-to make [...]
I think every mom has an element of DIY in her. Some just have more of it than others! One of the most dominant traits of a true DIY Mom is resourcefulness. She knows where to get it, how to get it, and what to do with it. Today, I found the [...]
I know from experience that flowers are a great gift to give to anyone. Flowers are usually unexpected and unfortunately not something that we usually buy for ourselves. Flowers also make people feel good.
The next time you run into an occasion where you need to give a gift, why not make it a [...]
Who doesn’t love a snowman? There’s something so innocent about them. This year create a snowman of your own to enjoy throughout this festive season or to give as a gift to someone you love. The best part of creating your own snowman is that you can give them a unique personality [...]