When my grandmother asked me to plan a renewal ceremony for her and my grandfather, I was honored. She gave me free reign over what was going to happen on the big day. It was to be held on their 50th anniversary at their church, but the rest of the planning was left to me. I took her old wedding pictures and started thinking about what I could do to make that day truly special. That's when I decided to have the flower arrangements made to look just like the ones from the first wedding. It took some digging, but I found out enough about florists to make this part of the planning easy. Learn more about how to replicate flowers from past eras.
19 August 2015
You may not be surprised to know that many elderly residents living in nursing homes do not have family, so they don't get the pleasure of regular visitors. When you think about these elderly people, you may feel sad for them and wonder how you could make a difference in their lives. One of the greatest ways you can help to erase their feelings of isolation and loneliness is by visiting them.
17 July 2015
Whether you're having company over, or you simply want to freshen up an old space, there are many quick and affordable ways to spruce up your home. Let the Light In Adding light to your home can improve its appearance, but you don't need to redo your windows in order to get the benefits of more light. You could try to add sheer curtains to replace clunky, dark fabrics. A nice set of curtains will help to draw your visitors' eyes towards the window, which will help you to make more effective use of the daytime light.
10 July 2015
When you are getting married, there are a lot of things that you have to deal with. One of them is what kind of flowers you should get. There are a whole lot of flowers out there and the choices can become overwhelming. Finding a good florist can help you. Not just because they are where you are going to get the flowers from, but they can also tell you the meanings and symbols behind the flowers.