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International Women’s Day (March 8): Celebrating the Many Inspiring Achievements of Women

According to the United Nations: “International Women’s Day is a time to reflect on progress made, to call for change and to celebrate acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in the history of their countries and communities.”

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March 2, 2017 / Blooms Today
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Flower Power at Work

“Flower power” was a slogan for passive resistance in the late 1960s, but there’s no doubt that flowers themselves have power in the emotional realm. Studies have found that spirits are lifted for those who give flowers, as well as those who receive flowers. So, it’s not a great leap to believe that flowers in the workplace have a positive influence.

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February 20, 2017 / Blooms Today
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Beating the Winter Blues with Flowers

While snowfall and cold temps beckon skiers and snowboarders to the slopes and children of all ages to local hillsides for the glorious fun of gliding down snow-covered ground, others may withdraw reclusively inside. Gray winter skies and shorter days can bring on the blues to people who are prone to Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD).

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January 12, 2017 / Blooms Today
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Thanksgiving Social Graces for Guests

If you’re the lucky one to host Thanksgiving over this uniquely American holiday, start with your own thankfulness. Consider it a delight to serve family and friends who may come from next door or across the country. With a little planning for all ages, the day can run smoothly, fill the air with love and laughter and tummies with yummy food and drink.

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November 21, 2016 / Blooms Today
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Back-to-School Flowers: Celebrating New Beginnings

Now that the first day’s outfit has been selected and most kids have pencils, notebooks and hand sanitizer at the ready, it’s time to consider creative ways to honor parents as well as teachers. Not much is more beautiful or creative than the colorful bouquets of complementary flowers and stems from bloomstoday.com.

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August 22, 2016 / Blooms Today
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Outdoor Entertaining & Alfresco Dining

As outdoor spaces are being cleverly transformed into casual living areas, homeowners are raising the bar on furnishings and accoutrements. Once a charcoal grill, now a built-in gas range. Once a trip to the indoor kitchen and fridge, now outdoor countertops, bar sinks and mini-fridges. Once folding, web chairs, now cushioned seating with matching toss pillows. It’s easy to create a relaxing outdoor environment.

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June 29, 2016 / Blooms Today
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Photography: Flowers from Behind the Lens

Besides being some of the most alluring objects of beauty the world over, flowers are also one of the most popular images which are photographed. There are many ways to capture a gorgeous bouquet of flowers or single, perfect bloom. In the world of digital photography, the cost is minimal once you have a camera. Even a simple point-and-shoot model can produce excellence, as half the success can be measured in composition, flower subject and lighting.

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May 10, 2016 / Blooms Today
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Flowers in Your Home and Office Decor

Surely some creative cave woman carved flowers on her rock walls. If we cannot always have fresh flowers on our desk or table or nightstand, then we can enjoy the beauty – if without the fragrance – in interior decor that ranges from wallpapers, tiles, curtains and rugs to pillows, art and tapestries.

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April 25, 2016 / Blooms Today
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I Love You … in 12 words or less!

There are creative ways to say I Love You and express friendship, devotion and everlasting love in a dozen words or less. Actions may speak louder than words — after all, that is why you have ordered bloomstoday.com romantic flowers in the first place! But you can extend your sentiment with a few well-chosen words. Here are three dozen ways to use 12 words or less.

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February 9, 2016 / Blooms Today
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Why You Should Surprise Her with Flowers

It is no secret that flowers are a great gift for girlfriends, fiancés, and wives. Many men will order flowers for birthdays, anniversaries, and Mother’s Day, and what could be better than receiving flowers on those special days?

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August 15, 2014 / Blooms Today
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