Have you ever come home in the fall and seen a surprise gift waiting for you on your doorstep? If you have, chances are, you just received a Boo Basket from a friend or neighbor. Much like coming home and finding a bouquet of flowers from a secret admirer, receiving a Boo Basket is sure to bring a smile to your face, and will instantly get you in the Halloween spirit.
Lavender is one of the most popular flowers in the world — it grows in fields of beautiful purple blooms throughout the season and emits a calming fragrance. What makes lavender even better is that it is actually one of the most versatile flowers you can find! The flowers and stems can be used in many different ways, whether it’s for aromatherapy or to add flavor to your favorite dish.
Choosing the right flowers for your garden can be a difficult task, especially when summertime rolls around. The best summer flowers can handle hot temperatures and don’t rely on frequent watering as most other plants do.
We’ll cover some care advice on growing the brightest summer flowers and provide a step-by-step tutorial on creating seed packets. Whether you decide to grow dahlias or sunflowers or even lavender, you’ll be set to create your own DIY seed packets and see your garden thrive in no time.
Mirror affirmations are an easy way to replenish the self-love pot we all need to keep full. If you need some assistance in the personal growth department, mirror affirmations can be a useful tool to boost your mindset and self-confidence. Find trendy mirror inspiration for your home to use for your manifestation moments. Style your wavy mirror with any flower arrangement and repeat your mantra in style.
Bouquets are a beautiful gift to receive from others, or even a nice treat to ourselves, but they don’t last forever. Instead of throwing away your bouquet, try repurposing it. You might not know what to do with dead flowers, but we’ve rounded up some of our favorite ways to keep the magic of a bouquet alive, even after the flowers aren’t.
Whether the day marks your first year of dating, your engagement, the date you moved in together or your wedding anniversary — it’s important and so fun to celebrate the milestones of your relationship. Time flies by when you’re having fun so acknowledge the continuous love you’re receiving from your partner by making them feel special with a handwritten card on your anniversary. Before your anniversary comes up, take some time and reflect on what your partner means to you. You’ll want your written words to reflect these feelings so give yourself some time to collect your thoughts. read more
When your kids are not in kindergarten or school, it can get quite overwhelming to keep them entertained. After all, they are curious, energetic, little whirlwinds that need constant input. If you’ve already baked more cookies than you can eat, read every book on their shelves and don’t want to extend your children’s screen time, give them a cool flower craft to do! These five do it yourself projects (DIYs) don’t require much of your help, will keep your kids occupied for a little while and you likely have the materials needed already at home. read more
It can be overwhelming to think of event decor that fits your theme, is easy to create and is within your budget. Luckily, we’ve found the perfect solution: hoop wreaths.
Hoop wreaths are not only easy to make, but you can personalize them to fit a variety of events. These versatile hoops can be covered with greenery and hung at a wedding or sprinkled with bright florals for a baby shower. They can decorate a front door or tied to string and used as a hanging centerpiece. The possibilities are endless! read more
Watercoloring is an art form that many dabbled in as children but can easily be done as an adult. It’s not only used to create art but is a great way to unwind and relax. This craft may seem intimidating at first, but like most things, it just takes a little time and the proper instruction and you’ll end up with a piece of artwork you didn’t know you could create. read more