According to recent studies, romance novels were considered the top grossing book genre with over $1.44 billion in sales in 2016. From romantic poems to lengthy love letters, expressing your feelings through the written word is a time-honored tradition. But don’t worry, you don’t need to aim for a high word count to effectively tell someone how you feel. read more
Flowers are a very popular way to express one’s love and affection, which is why they play an important role in Valentine’s Day gifting. Red roses, orchids and myrtle flowers are some of the best gifts to give on Valentine’s Day because they represent love and romance. So, to stand out from the rest, why not accompany your flowers with a flower quote or pun? Flower quotes and puns are a fun and unique way to show your Valentine just how much you care, without breaking the bank.
Out with the old and in with the new! Starting the new year off with more motivation, positivity and some resolutions will ensure 2020 is your year! To give you a head start and a sprinkle of inspiration, we’ve rounded up some of the best Happy New Year quotes to shout after the ball drops. read more
Imagine this: you’re preparing for a wonderful dinner party and you set the final table element, a fresh and gorgeous bouquet. The centerpiece is already magnificent but how can you make it even better? By properly accompanying it with accessories like taper candles!
One holiday tradition beloved by over 30 million households is decking the halls with a real Christmas tree. A fresh tree not only brings a festive aroma and warm greeting into your home but rings in the holiday season and many merry traditions. To get the most out of this jolly purchase, it’s important to keep your Christmas tree fresh and make sure it doesn’t dry out, lose its color or pose a fire hazard. To keep your Christmas tree fresh all season, trim the trunk promptly after purchasing to ensure it gets water and stays alive longer. Even if it means refilling the stand every day, tree hydration is the key to Christmas tree care by reducing needle dropping and maintaining freshness. read more
If you’re a “Seinfeld” fanatic, you know to bring out the aluminum pole for Festivus in December. If you aren’t a fan, you’re in for a dull time (you’ll see what we mean below). Festivus is a stress-free alternative to Christmas — it’s so bland and unappealing that you’ll oddly love celebrating it! Throw your own Festivus this holiday season with our printable invites, wine labels, grievance cards and “Seinfeld” drinking game — don’t forget the flowers. Now, without further ado, welcome to the ultimate guide to Festivus for the rest of us! read more
If you’ve hosted a get together before, you’ll probably agree that it can be a big job. From snagging the balloons to choosing a cake, the average party requires 10 hours of work from the host. Some of these tasks include shopping, cleaning, decorating and (what most hosts forget) following a checklist. read more