Author Archives: Michelle Yastremsky

Petal Talk Chats with Seattle, Washington Florist Mimi Lee

Through the the 1-800-Flowers.com Local Exclusive program, 1-800-Flowers.com franchise shops have the chance to show of one-of-a-kind, exclusive designs that can be purchased at 1800flowers.com. Local Seattle florist Mimi Lee took some time to discuss the inspirations behind the local … Continue reading

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DIY Fall Leaf Vase with Autumn Flowers

There?s nothing quite as celebrated during autumn as the stunning fall foliage that tops the trees, sprinkles the ground, and fills the views from our windows. Celebrate the stunning colors of the season by turning an ordinary vase into a … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Craft for Kids: How to Make a Potted Plant Turkey

Thanksgiving is a time for family, reminiscing, and of course a feast featuring the star of the holiday: turkey. While the adults are busy making toasts and catching up, let the kids gobble up some fun with Thanksgiving crafts for … Continue reading

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Ideas for Honoring Veterans on Veterans Day to Show Your Appreciation & Support

Every year on November 11th, friends, neighbors, and family members gather to honor those who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces. From veteran parades to gatherings in remembrance, there are many different ways to join the Veterans Day festivities … Continue reading

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Take a Turkey-Sized Bite of Knowledge with the History of Thanksgiving

Every year on the fourth Thursday in November, friends, neighbors, and families gather together to celebrate and give thanks. They fill their homes with decorations reminiscent of fall, relive favorite memories from the past year, and sit down for a … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Quotes about Gratitude

Thanksgiving is a time of reminiscing, reflections, and of course ? recognition for all of the things and people we have to be thankful for. In honor of this gratitude-filled holiday, we?ve compiled a list of 14 inspiring quotes about … Continue reading

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Diwali, The Festival of Lights: How to Celebrate

What is Diwali? Once a year in autumn, during the darkest new moon in the Hindu month Kartik, Hindu communities and temples will shine bright with millions of candles and lamps. This celebration, known as Diwali ? or the festival … Continue reading

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Petal Talk Chats with Sunnyvale, California Florist Joseph Edwards

As a 1-800-Flowers.com franchise shop partaking in the 1-800-Flowers.com Local Exclusive program, local florists have the opportunity to showcase original, one-of-a-kind designs that can be ordered online through 1800flowers.com. Local Sunnyvale florist Ali Arbabi of Rose Cart sat down with … Continue reading

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How to Make a Trendy Mother Nature Costume

Show off your love for all things natural and floral with your very own DIY Mother Nature costume! Using inspiration from the glorious untouched forests and nature?s stunning masterpieces, we?ve creates this whimsical costume celebrating the unmatched beauty of the … Continue reading

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DIY Fall Decorations: How to Make Flower Pumpkins

Once fall comes around, the topic on everyone?s mind is pumpkins! Everything from pumpkin recipes to pumpkin crafts and of course to pumpkin decorations. Put a floral touch on this seasonal icon with your favorite fall flowers (we used mums) … Continue reading

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