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To History, With Love: The Valentine's Phenomenon Explained.

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 01.31.2017 | Good News
Sidonie Sawyer

Ah, Valentine's Day. A day of flowers, chocolates, cards, hearts, expensive jewelry "sales" that rob you blind, and everything pink. Yet if you thin...

Roses Get The 'Kill Bill' Treatment In Breathtaking Slow-Motion Video

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 09.27.2016 | Weird News

Roses being sliced in slow motion is a thing of true beauty. Don’t believe us? Just check out this video and see for yourselves: YouTube use...

Love, Wildlife, Spring, Flowers and Trees

Lev Hakak | Posted 04.06.2017 | Religion
 Lev Hakak

Song of Songs is the first of five scrolls in the third part of the Old Testament. The songs in Song of Songs include romantic monologues and dialogue...

Astoria Characters: The Life of the Party

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 03.15.2017 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

There has been much to celebrate in Elizabet Flores' life, but she has marked only four occasions with formal parties. The largest, an event for 300, was for her wedding a decade ago.

How These 'Pepperoni Pizza Roses' Saved My Valentine's Day

Foodbeast | Posted 02.12.2017 | Taste

I live in a world where bridging the gap between edible and inedible food creations has become a daily feat, but the story of my Pepperoni Pizza Roses...

Flowers and Fairytales

Allison Toepperwein | Posted 02.11.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Allison Toepperwein

Whether your valentine is a spouse of 30 years, your child or just a friend, you can be LIT WITHIN! Your prince is there, he just might not be dressed the way you imagined.

10 Valentine's Day Ideas That Won't Break the Bank... or the Romance

Nathaniel Sillin | Posted 02.10.2017 | Business
Nathaniel Sillin

My wife and I always try to celebrate with something that isn't too extravagant. This year, consider a more creative approach that relies on a little thoughtful pre-planning instead of digging into your savings.

A Letter To My Hopefully Romantic Future Husband

Queen Ogbaje | Posted 01.19.2017 | Women
Queen Ogbaje

Romance is timeless and love can live forever. But there are little things you need to do to keep it alive.

Red Knees

Elijah Sevier | Posted 01.06.2017 | Arts
Elijah Sevier

You is the rose-garden alone, empty at smokefall, neither of us yet born, or perhaps we have both already died. Perhaps there are dew-faced children picking the roses from the roots.

I'm With Stupid: Demand Anniversary Gender Equality Now

Todd Hartley | Posted 11.03.2016 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

I know this is a little off-topic, but I'd like to revisit a subject from last month that I think deserves more time, and that's my anniversary -- or, more specifically, anniversaries in general.

Benefits of Three Essential Oils

Linda Lauren | Posted 10.06.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Linda Lauren

I have been using essential oils to help me in my everyday life for a number of years now. While there are many synthetic products that are labeled "...

Unexpected Cure for 3 A.M. Anxiety

Millie Grenough | Posted 06.30.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Millie Grenough

One of those crazy mornings. Awake at 3 a.m., thunderstorm outside, mind thrashing with things I must do today... and tomorrow... and the next day... ...

If You Just Smile

Leigh M. Clark | Posted 06.22.2016 | Good News
Leigh M. Clark

Last week, I had the opportunity to spend several days in NYC, and I noticed a growing epidemic of loss of smiles on nearly everyone in the city. Person after person that I passed barely made eye contact, let alone smiled at those that they drifted by.

Flower Power: Blooms That Create a Better Life for Mothers Throughout the World

Fair Trade USA | Posted 05.06.2016 | Impact
Fair Trade USA

With this fast-growing global flower market comes a variety of challenges, especially for the many workers involved in picking and packing these international symbols of love.

Most Popular Flowers for Spring!

BloomNation | Posted 05.17.2015 | Style

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 04.18.2015 | 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 04.15.2015 | 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 remember...

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 03.11.2016 | 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

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 prie...