Masterpiece Mondays: Dante Gabriel Rossetti's "Lady Lilith"

Masterpiece Mondays: Dante Gabriel Rossetti's "Lady Lilith"

Dante Gabriel Rossetti’s “Lady Lilith” “Of Adam’s first wife, Lilith, it is told (The witch he loved before the gift of Eve,) That, ere the snake’s, her sweet tongue could deceive, And her enchanted hair was the first gold. And still she sits, young while the earth is old, And, […]

Where to watch July 4 fireworks NYC

Where to watch July 4 fireworks NYC

It’s time for 4th of July Fireworks, NYC’s epic celebration for American independance and one of the events you can’t miss this summer, couples and friends will be getting together for a whole lot of drinks and BBQ (And flowers!). Check out this spectacular as it bursts over the city’s skyline and Statue of Liberty, and look out for other dazzling displays, […]

Prom night Corsage

Prom night Corsage

Show off on prom night with the most elegant corsage! Picking out the right corsage for your date is a crucial part of prom. For many, the idea of selecting flowers for their dates can be a bit intimidating, but even a someone who’s absolutely clueless about flowers can easily make the right selection. – Make certain […]

Mother's Day Around the World

Mother's Day Around the World

Happy Mother’s Day. Feliz Dia de las Madres. Furaha Ya Mama Siku. It doesn’t matter how you say it, the sentiment is the same: Happy Mother’s Day, Mom. We love you. Thank you. You are the center of our family and for that, we are grateful. United Kingdom In the UK, Mother’s Day is celebrated […]

Sahlab, Orchid derived hot drink

Sahlab, Orchid derived hot drink

Sahlab, a drink derived from the tubers of orchids which are dried and grounded up into flour, is a popular winter drink, like hot almond milk. The tubers of Orchis macula are boiled, dried, then ground to a gray powder that, cooked in milk, makes a tasty creamy drink. Sahlab has been known since ancient times […]

Electric Daisy Carnival

Electric Daisy Carnival

The party of the year for the newest generation of Club Kids returns to Met Life Stadium for a weekend of head-pounding EDM and dazzling light shows. Hundreds of thousands of ravers gather to bounce to world-class DJs, like last year’s Afrojack, Tiesto and Calvin Harris. Expect the best acts to let loose long after […]

The Bizarre Beauty of the Corpse Flower

The Bizarre Beauty of the Corpse Flower

A rare corpse flower will bloom in upstate New York. True to its name, the plant is expected to unleash a stench like rotting flesh. Affectionately called “Wee Stinky,” this corpse flower lives in a greenhouse at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. Horticulturists at the school, who have been preparing for the plant to bloom […]

A flower remedy for everything

A flower remedy for everything

What is the Black Seed? Its botanical name is Nigella sativa. It is believed to be indigenous to the Mediterranean region but has been cultivated into other parts of the world including the Arabian peninsula, northern Africa and parts of Asia. “Use this Black Seed regularly, because it is a cure for every disease, except […]

Flowers Improve Emotional Health

Flowers Improve Emotional Health

With today’s high-tech and fast-paced lifestyle taking its daily toll on our lives, experts advise exercise and other personal lifestyle changes to relieve stress. 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 […]

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