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Most Popular Flowers for Spring!

BloomNation | Posted 03.18.2015 | Style
BloomNation

Spring is always a highly anticipated time in the flower industry as SO many things come back into season, and life just pops back into our coolers. Weddings start to take off, and of course, Mother's Day is upon us.

Feeling the Love All Year Long

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 02.17.2015 | Green
Heather Taylor-Miesle

Valentine's Day may have passed, but my kids' haul of chocolate is still lingering. As I attempt to avoid eating just one more piece, I can't help but think about all the love for climate action we felt over the weekend.

What Outlasts Chocolate and Roses?

Millie Grenough | Posted 02.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Millie Grenough

On this Valentine weekend, do something heartfelt, something courageous. Stand up for something or someone you believe in, whether it's a big act or a little gesture. Take action on something you've dreamt of doing. Make it real. Exercise your unique heart wisdom.

Sometimes a Girl Just Needs to Buy Herself Some Flowers...

Maria Rodale | Posted 03.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

About a year ago (most likely on a cold and dreary winter weekend), I bought myself some yellow roses and posted a pic of them on Facebook. I rememb...

Lights Go on Part XXXVII: Waltz of the Flowers

Thomas Bähler | Posted 02.03.2015 | Healthy Living
Thomas Bähler

I stopped by my favorite flower shop on the Upper East Side the other day. I wanted to bring flowers to a consultant who has served me well for the ...

My Love-Hate With Online Dating

Jon Vaughn | Posted 11.05.2014 | Style
Jon Vaughn

I'm no expert with online dating, and I'm not in a rush to get into a relationship, but let me share with you what has worked for me. It's helped me get rid of the junk. And speaking of junk, men, quit it. You're the only one that thinks it looks fabulous.

7 Secrets to Creating a Country Cottage Garden

Hometalk | Posted 08.31.2014 | HuffPost Home
Hometalk

A country cottage style garden can transport you to a place of beauty and tranquility, no matter where you actually live. They look natural, not overly manicured and trimmed.

How Do You Express Gratitude?

Posted 06.02.2014 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

Stop And Smell The Roses In Bulgaria

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 06.02.2014 | Travel

When we heard rumors of this Rose Valley in Bulgaria, we weren't quite sure if a place so beautiful could exist. As it turns out, it does exist and it...

For Mother's Day Give Her One Rose, Very Carefully

Dorian de Wind | Posted 07.10.2014 | Parents
Dorian de Wind

Three years ago, for Mother's Day, I decided to surprise my wife with one beautiful red rose. Only one rose, you ask. Yes, only one, albeit this rose happened to be one of those gorgeous Ecuadorean roses grown in Ecuadorean flower farms high up in the Andes.

Paschal Mystery 2014

Jan Phillips | Posted 06.20.2014 | Religion
Jan Phillips

It's Easter weekend and I'm agitated as always, torn between a desire to listen to the Hallelujah Chorus being sung by a choir and contempt for a pr...

When I Die

Jan Phillips | Posted 06.16.2014 | Arts
Jan Phillips

Yesterday I spent an hour in a rose garden. I photographed some of the most beautiful roses I had ever seen. It was breathtaking, and I was so grounded in the moment that I never noticed the passing of time.

Get Pumped For Spring With The Most Stunning Flower Markets Around The World

The Huffington Post | Tiara Chiaramonte | Posted 02.18.2014 | Travel

Holland has the world's largest flower market, but many other countries around the world have ones that rival. Travel photos from Pinterest and Flickr...

Valentine's Day, Schmalentine's Day: Don't Let Being Single Bring You Down

Lisa Goich-Andreadis | Posted 04.15.2014 | Women
Lisa Goich-Andreadis

Media -- and now social media -- tends to make marriage look glossy and perfect, causing single women to think they're somehow missing out on the best thing in their lives because they haven't strolled down the aisle yet. Nothing could be further from the truth.

9 Ways You Can Learn to Love Valentine's Day

Ada Polla | Posted 04.13.2014 | Style
Ada Polla

Here are things to do if on Valentine's day if you want to take the best of this holiday, and ignore the worst - or if you just want to be your own Valentine. After all, shouldn't we love ourselves first?

Roses Smell Like Boo Boo

David Alexander Bullock | Posted 04.05.2014 | Entertainment
David Alexander Bullock

I'm all for drama and action. I watch NeNe and company because they provide a healthy amount of both drama and action. Whether it's Kandi concerned about her mother or Kenya instigating an insignificant argument whatever Real Housewives of Atlanta is, it is not dull.

'Love Spell' Tea Cookies

Elsa Giannakoudaki | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
Elsa Giannakoudaki

This recipe has been developed exclusively for Tay Tea by pastry chef Lizabelle Burke. Master tea blender Nini Ordoubadi's loose-leaf teas are a m...

Honolulu Flower Shop Spreads The Aloha

Posted 09.19.2013 | Good News

Completely contrived holidays that rake in the cash for greeting card companies are easy targets for cynics. But sometimes made-up holidays (and their...

LOOK: Supreme Court Receives 1138 Roses To Celebrate One-Month Anniversary Of DOMA's Demise

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 07.28.2013 | Gay Voices

One month ago yesterday, June 24, the United States Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act, ruling it unconstitutional. In recognit...

PHOTOS: The Most Romantic Wedding Flowers

Posted 06.21.2013 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for Lover.ly While a dozen long-stemmed roses are an iconic symbol of Valentine's Day, we find this flower surprisingly versatile....

Why We Still Need Roses

Linda Buzzell | Posted 07.17.2013 | Green
Linda Buzzell

The truth is that roses -- if you buy the RIGHT roses (old or new) for your location and climate -- are incredibly tough shrubs that can survive almost anything -- even the gardener's ignorance.

In the Grip of a Gardening Addiction

Holly Robinson | Posted 05.08.2013 | HuffPost Home
Holly Robinson

As Ann's garden became my own, I began to understand the passion that we humans have for transforming the earth with our bare hands, not to grow food, but to hold our memories. This is our way of putting ourselves into the earth.

The Beauty Benefits of Rose

Emilie Davidson Hoyt | Posted 04.17.2013 | Healthy Living
Emilie Davidson Hoyt

Rose is a popular ingredient in skin care -- and with good reason! Extracts of this delicate flower may be used on all skin types but are often included in products for dry, sensitive, and mature skin. Now is a great time to highlight the many ways rose is used in beauty.

6 Ways to Chic up Valentine's Day Clichés

Michael Cohen | Posted 04.14.2013 | Style
Michael Cohen

Red roses, really? You bought these online and didn't even go to a florist to hand pick them? That's the best you can do, boo?

A Thorny Cactus In A Beautiful Disguise

Tara Heibel | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Tara Heibel

Through a Rose-Colored Cactus... Here's another wolf in sheep's clothing for you, though this plant is hardly vicious at all: The Pereskia cactus bo...