• 3 Sympathy Flower Options To Consider

    Sympathy flowers are a great option to consider when you are trying to send a gift to someone that has recently lost someone or is currently grieving. One of the nicer things about sympathy flowers is that they can come in a wide range of different options that will allow you to greatly customize the gift for the recipient. Listed below are three sympathy flower options to consider. Urn Arrangement
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  • 3 Easy Tips For Choosing The Most Fitting Funeral Flowers

    For years, offering flowers after the passing of a loved one or acquaintance has been considered a polite and thoughtful gesture. Even still, if you are faced with choosing flower arrangements for a funeral, picking the right type of arrangements can seem like an overwhelming feat. You will always want to choose arrangements or bouquets that are suitable for the event, but if you are like most, you will want to make sure the flowers are representational of the relationship you had with the deceased as well.
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  • Six Sweet Ideas For Summer Container Gardens

    For a fun focal point or clever feature in your yard, consider some unique and easy-to-maintain container gardens. These are simple to plant, and require little more than a seedling and good-quality potting soil. Use items that you have around your home to bring an unconventional twist to your potted plants, flowers, and foliage. Six sweet ideas for clever container gardens are: A boot full of marigolds. Marigolds are an easy blooming plant that can help keep mosquitoes away from your yard.
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  • For Christian Women Only: 5 Ways To Minister To The Needs Of Single Moms In Your Church Family

    Being a single mom isn't easy. Being a single mom at church can be even tougher when many church events seem to be focused on couples. Single moms may feel like they don't fit in at church, and in extreme cases some may even feel they are being judged because of their circumstances. You can make a difference in the lives of single moms in your church family by knowing their needs and understanding their struggles.
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  • 3 Reasons To Avoid Anonymity In Your Gift Giving

    There are many reasons why you may want to send someone an anonymous gift of flowers, candy, or another standard token of affection. Perhaps you simply want to make the recipient feel good about themselves without focusing on you or your relationship. Maybe you are unsure of how they would receive your affections. Perhaps you want to keep a feeling of mystery between you and the recipient by drawing out the classic idea of the secret admirer.
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  • 6 Reasons To Choose Silk Flowers

    Silk flowers, also known as artificial flowers, are becoming more popular nowadays. Whether you need to order flowers for a wedding or graduation party, these flowers offer a wide variety of benefits. Here are six good reasons to choose silk flowers: They Will not Irritate Allergies. When you order flowers for a big event, such as a baby shower or wedding, you have to worry if the guests may be allergic to them or not.
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  • 3 Tips For Saving Money On Wedding Flowers

    Flowers are a huge part of weddings, and it is easy for the floral budget to get out of hand if you are not careful. Most brides dream of the perfect bouquet and centerpieces, but when it comes time to plan a wedding, there are a lot of couples that need to stretch a budget as far as possible to cover all of the expenses associated with the wedding ceremony and reception.
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  • Expressing Sympathy With Flowers: Cultures And Religions

    Flowers are a traditional symbol of sympathy in many areas of the United States and are usually a dependably appropriate way to show proper respect and thoughtfulness. If, like most people, your circle of acquaintances has grown to include a diverse cross-section of religions and cultures, it's entirely possible that your expression of heartfelt sympathy could turn out be a misstep instead. To avoid insulting your friend's loved ones, read on for a guide to proper floral and funeral etiquette for a few cultures and religions that may not be as familiar as most.
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