From rambunctious backyard barbecues to elegant alfresco dinners, entertaining outdoors is synonymous with summer. Whatever your plans, you must have ice! I’ve seen all kinds of containers filled with ice to keep drinks and food cold ranging from wading… Read More about Entertaining Outdoors
In the US, Labor Day is celebrated to commemorate the contributions of everyday workers across the country. This federal holiday was inaugurated in 1894, and always falls on the first Monday in September. It is often celebrated as a… Read More about Labor Day
Looking for a unique bloom to send to your birthday honorees this month? The gladiola, a member of the iris family, is also known as the sword lily and is the August birth flower. The name is derived from… Read More about Gainan’s Flowers – August Gladiolas
In the summer, smiles are just a part of the landscape. Long sun-drenched days, flowers blooming by the side of the road, vacations with family and friends… all seem to beckon us to be cheerful. This is the perfect… Read More about Making Someone Smile!
Long summer days drenched in bright sunlight are finally here. Could there be a better floral representation of lazy sunny days then the iconic and beautiful sunflower? Symbolizing adoration, the bright yellow flowers constantly turn their… Read More about Sunflowers and Summer