Say it with Flowers


Feelings and emotions can be best expressed with flowers. It is well appreciated and admired by most humans, it conveys as objects of romance, sympathy, ritual, religion, medicine and even as a source of food.  These blossoms can be a perfect way to show love and affection, it could cheer up a sick person and could express commiseration for the Read More

Liven up your life this Autumn!

autumn cheer

The Autumn season for most people is always associated with melancholy, as the chill of winter is approaching fast on the horizon, the skies turn grey and a lot of people turn inward, both physically and mentally.There is nothing worse than a dark, grim winter to make you feel all gloomy. However, we have spotted a wonderful competition from Flowers Direct that will Read More

Flowers From Around the World

Colorado Blue Columbine
image from Wikipedia

Flowers have been cultivated and adored by humans for thousands of years.Their beauty has been so appreciated that they are used to decorate all of the most important celebrations in life. There are some flowers that have gained more significance through their symbolism or through reference within literature and other cultural narrations.Here is a list of some of the Read More

More Mosquito Repellent Plants for Your Homes


I already have mentioned in one of my previous posts about Lemongrass, as a natural mosquito repellent that can be planted on pots to help drive dengue mosquitos away from your home.  I find out that there are more ornamental plants around that could be of big help and could combat the invasion of mosquitos and other insects that would bring ailments to the family.Catnip is Read More

Lemongrass (Tanglad) A Natural Mosquito Repellent

Dengue cases have been growing in number day by day.  It is becoming rampant lately.  The daily news on tv reports and shows numerous Dengue patients, mostly children lying in hospital beds, folding beds and even in chairs in government hospitals here in Metro Manila. Two to three children patients are sharing a common bed already, most of them came from different Read More