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How to Naturally Freshen Up the Air Quality in Your Home

By |2019-07-10T14:21:27+00:00July 10th, 2019|Categories: Green & natural home, Home, Home Decor, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

We all long for a cozy, idyllic home to leisurely reside in, but the quality of air in our homes may hinder us from making these dreams a reality. Poor air quality can adversely affect our health and mood, triggering our allergies and making us fatigued. Stale indoor air allows harmful contaminants to circulate, but since [...]

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Plant Symbolism: What’s Your Spirit Plant?

By |2019-03-14T12:26:18+00:00March 14th, 2019|Categories: Home, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

Houseplants are the perfect eco-friendly decor to incorporate into your space. They have a ton of benefits including a more positive mental state, cleaner air and increased productivity. Did you realize that plants can be symbols of inspiration as well? Plant symbolism is a great way to find a plant that aligns with your personality or [...]

How to Make Your Own DIY Living Wall: Benefits + Style Inspiration

By |2019-06-13T18:05:28+00:00January 25th, 2019|Categories: DIY, Gardening, Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

Living walls have become very popular in recent years and with good reason. They are very common in offices, on trendy eco-friendly structures and modern or updated building designs. Many people are now embracing this idea and including living walls into their own homes. So, ProFlowers created this helpful living wall guide to help people create their [...]

The Ultimate Survival Guide to Transporting Plants

By |2019-01-18T13:21:46+00:00January 18th, 2019|Categories: Culture, Green living, Home|Tags: , , , |

Whether you are about to take on a long distance move or you’re headed out of town for a weekend garden expo and are thinking about bringing some plants back, transporting plants can be difficult. The Zebra understands how important it is that you get your precious greenery to its destination, that’s why they created this [...]

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Nurturing Your Garden: 5 Ways to Keep Your Plants Healthy  

By |2018-11-03T12:34:48+00:00November 3rd, 2018|Categories: Gardening, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , |

There is something very alluring about a garden that is filled with greenery and healthy, thriving plant life. The air is fresh, the scent of various flowers and herbs entice your senses, and the vivid colors create an atmosphere of peace. However, you won’t get to enjoy the benefits of a garden unless you take the [...]

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How to Make a Succulent Wall Garden

By |2018-05-27T11:33:15+00:00May 27th, 2018|Categories: DIY, Gardening, Green & natural home, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

Succulents have taken home decor and office desks by storm over the past few years. And for good reason: these cute low-maintenance plants are just the types of greenery I need in my home due to my not-so-green thumbs. If you’re succulent obsession exceeds the space in your home, a succulent wall garden is just the [...]

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How to Make a DIY Vertical Garden

By |2018-05-26T17:40:49+00:00May 26th, 2018|Categories: Gardening, Green & natural home, Green living, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

There is nothing more welcoming than coming home to rooms filled with plants and flowers. Especially, a vibrant, plant-filled vertical garden. They are so visually-appealing. Plants lift my mood and titillate my senses. Plus, plants are always a great way to help improve the air quality in your home. House plants are great options for your [...]

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How To Stop Breathing In Unhealthy Indoor Air Immediately

By |2018-03-31T23:08:28+00:00March 31st, 2018|Categories: Green & natural home, Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

If you find yourself coughing, clearing your throat or dealing with an aching head, you might not be coming down with a cold — you could be dealing with the health consequences of having stale air in your home. This common problem happens when air is trapped within the walls of your property, so it recirculates [...]

5 Tips That Get Your Yard Looking Better Than Ever

By |2018-02-23T00:25:03+00:00February 23rd, 2018|Categories: Culture, Featured, Gardening, Landscaping|Tags: , , , , , |

There’s a lot to be said about the importance of curb appeal. It’s that feeling you get when you pull up to your house. Does it look inviting? Or do you get a less than hospitable vibe? When your yard is unkempt and overgrown, it drags the curb appeal way down. Even if your house is [...]

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12 Healing Plants to Help Improve Your Health and Home

By |2017-11-29T20:42:15+00:00November 29th, 2017|Categories: Gardening, Green & natural home, Green living, Health & Wellness, Healthy Living, Living Eco-friendly|Tags: , , |

Plants add life and vibrancy to our homes and gardens, but some are more than meets the eye. From Lavender to Lemongrass, Rosemary to Aloe Vera, healing plants can do wonders for our wellbeing, emotion and the environment around us. Did you know that Peace Lillies help filter the air in your home? Or that Boston [...]

Eco-Friendly Options for Furnishing Your Home

By |2017-07-30T21:21:13+00:00July 30th, 2017|Categories: Living Eco-friendly, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , |

They say home is where the heart is, but your heart is set on protecting the earth. You can have the best of both worlds, though: eco-friendly decor has become a popular niche in the world of interior design because of people like you.   "Want to know how to upgrade your space in a mindful [...]

Enjoy Your Outdoor Space this Spring with these Exterior Transformations

By |2017-02-03T01:00:21+00:00February 3rd, 2017|Categories: Green & natural home, Green living, Home, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

You would think enjoying the great outdoors should be as simple as stepping outside and plopping down in your backyard. And for some people, it really is that simple. A blanket or towel and their yard gloriously as-is is enough to fill them with enjoyment. For others? Enjoying your outdoor space isn’t so simple. Whether it’s [...]

Keeping a Beautiful Garden Despite City Water Restrictions!

By |2016-10-20T13:58:41+00:00October 20th, 2016|Categories: Gardening, Green living, Landscaping, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

When you’re looking for a new home, one of the things that you look for initially is what sort of curb appeal the home has. Whether you’re planning ahead to flip the property and make some money, or just appreciate a well maintained and landscaped yard, curb appeal is a great indicator for how well a [...]

Is Your Toxic Office Building Making You Sick? What to Do About It – Infographic

By |2016-10-20T11:11:02+00:00October 20th, 2016|Categories: Business, Disease, Environment, Green living, infographic, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

Many of us spend eight hours or more working in office buildings. If you are a workaholic like I was, you may be there for 10-12 hours per day. Sure your office may appear to be clean and well-designed, but think about how closed-up your office is. You likely can’t open the windows and don’t have much access [...]

7 Eco-Friendly Ways To Decorate Your Child’s Room

By |2016-10-15T03:10:25+00:00October 15th, 2016|Categories: Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Decorating your child's room is one of the unspoken joys of being a parent. You can express your creativity and create a fun, playful environment for your little one. If you're thinking of re-decorating an old room or working with a blank slate, you should consider the benefits of a green room. This will ensure your [...]

5 Insanely Beautiful UK Gardens to Awaken Your Inner Gardener

By |2016-05-25T16:52:36+00:00May 25th, 2016|Categories: Culture, Gardening, Travel|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The U.K. might not be known for having the world’s best weather, but the rainfall and mild temperatures certainly provide exquisite conditions for plants to thrive. Perhaps this is why the Brits are such keen gardeners and enjoy spending the sunny days of summer in their gardens and parks. If you’re planning a visit to the [...]

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6 Healthy Habits to Help You Beat the Winter Blues

By |2016-01-22T00:35:27+00:00January 22nd, 2016|Categories: Fit & Fab, Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , , , |

With the end of the festivities and the progressively falling temperatures, our mood can also get quite gloomy. This period is challenging not only because of the dreadfully cold weather, but also because of the onset of winter depression. Seasonal Affective Disorder is a real thing and affects many people to different extent. Luckily, mild cases can [...]

Want to Breathe A Little Easier? The Best House Plants For Improving Air Quality

By |2015-09-14T22:43:03+00:00September 14th, 2015|Categories: Environment, Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , |

Ah! It feels so good to be home! After a long day at work, it is such a pleasure to finally kick off your heels and relax a bit. Grabbing a bite to eat, catching up on mail or spending a little on hobbies--life can seem so sweet. But, while you're innocently lounging on the couch [...]

10 Plants to Brighten Up Your Balcony

By |2015-05-26T23:13:50+00:00May 26th, 2015|Categories: Gardening, Green & natural home, Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Guest post by Amy Leach Sometimes, balconies can look a little bland and lifeless, and this can inevitably leave you lusting for the outdoors. A bit of bright plant life is something that you may feel is being denied to you if you’re nine floors up. But this simply isn’t the case. Balcony gardening is one [...]

The Beginner’s Guide to Bulb Gardening – Infographic

By |2015-05-22T21:32:57+00:00May 22nd, 2015|Categories: Eco-Friendly Gardening, Green living, Living Green, Living Green|Tags: , , , |

If you've ever wanted to grow flowers, but have no gardening skills or really didn't know where to start, planting with bulbs might be the perfect choice for you. Lucky for us, ProFlowers put together an infographic that simplifies the flower bulb gardening process for people who are just starting off. It covers basic bulb information, as well as more [...]

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