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Feature Flower Friday ~ “For All You Do Mom Flowers” for Mother’s Day

For All You Do Mom Flowers for Mother's Day
For All You Do Mom Flowers for Mother's Day

With Mother’s Day right around the corner, my featured Friday flowers are reflecting just that. The “For All You Do Mom Flowers for Mother’s Day” is a perfect arrangement for moms around the world. “For All You Do® Bouquet” is a bright and cheery bouquet expressing endless thanks. Bright yellow roses, white traditional daisies, and bupleurum stems make a simply lovely display arranged in a spring green designer glass vase to create a gift of abundant gratitude.

Moms are probably the busiest people I know. Today, many of our mom’s work outside of the home as well as return home after a longs day work only to work some more. Moms deserve to have a day just for them, and deserve to be acknowledged for all they do for their loved ones. Don’t forget about Mom this Mother’s Day. Make her feel as special as she is.

A Mother’s Love

A Mother’s love is something
that no on can explain,
It is made of deep devotion
and of sacrifice and pain,
It is endless and unselfish
and enduring come what may
For nothing can destroy it
or take that love away . . .
It is patient and forgiving
when all others are forsaking,
And it never fails or falters
even though the heart is breaking . . .
It believes beyond believing
when the world around condemns,
And it glows with all the beauty
of the rarest, brightest gems . . .
It is far beyond defining,
it defies all explanation,
And it still remains a secret
like the mysteries of creation . . .
A many splendored miracle
man cannot understand
And another wondrous evidence
of God’s tender guiding hand.
by Helen Steiner Rice.

Calling on Husbands! Surprise your Wife on Mother’s Day

Antique Lace Flower Bouquet M200 by Teleflora
Antique Lace Flower Bouquet M200 by Teleflora

Okay men! Has your wife bore you children? Does that not make her a mother? A question I am asked frequently is “Why should I give my wife flowers on Mother’s Day? She isn’t my mom.” Ask yourself this, if she is a mom, and she is dear to your heart, then the proper etiquette is to acknowledge her on Mother’s Day. After all, does she or does she not tend to the children in your home? A mother is a full time job, and not taking anything away from a father’s role (you have your day too by the way), taking one day out of the year to acknowledge this isn’t going to hurt any husband and in return, you make the woman of the household very happy! And remember guys, if mom isn’t happy, no one is happy!

Here are some suggestions to help you pay honor to the woman who rears the kids 24/7 365 days out of the year, with asking nothing in return but just a little love.

  • Flowers are always a win, but there is no need to stop there if you really want your wife to shine this Mother’s Day. Consider adding a assortment of candies or chocolate to the flowers, or a balloon bouquet to add to the celebration.
  • Clean the house and do all the laundry. (The dreaded never ending task! That on will score you big as long as you don’t ruin any clothes.) Get the kids to help!
  • Can you cook? Hook up a special meal (preferably her favorite if you can) and have the table set with candlelights and flowers! If you can’t cook, make reservations to her favorite restaurant.
  • Get her vehicle detailed or you and the kids can have fun together washing the car inside and out while you set mom up with a nice relaxing bubble bath all set with candles and a single red rose! Run the car to the gas station and fill it up while you are at it.
  • Handle all child conflicts. Allow nothing to slip passed you to mom.
  • Make arrangements for the kids to go to the sitter and plan a romantic evening out on the town followed up with a peaceful evening for just the two of you.
  • Make time! Clear your calendar! Give the day to her! If you cannot devote the day to her because of a work conflict, then make sure you give her a day you can and then make sure you follow through.

The best gift you can give your wife this Mother’s Day is acknowledgement for all that she does do for you and the children. Express to her how much she is appreciated in words and gestures of love. Make sure she feels the day is about her because you do actually appreciate and love her, and not just because it is a day on the calendar that dictates so. If women are reading this, feel free to add suggestions in comments to help the men out. For you men reading, add your suggestions of ideas that scored big points for you on Mother’s Day.

Mother’s Day Gifts when Mom’s Allergic to Flowers

There are many ways you can show your deep appreciation to you Mother on Mother’s Day and Brant Florist has a load of great suggestions. No matter if your Mom is typically hard to buy for, one thing you can never go wrong with is a gift of flowers. However, what if your wonderful mom is allergic to flowers? You won’t be the apple of your mom’s eyes if you send her flowers then, however, here are other great alternative.

Schefflera Arboricola Plant
Schefflera Arboricola Plant

Green Plants

All About Love Helium Balloons
All About Love Helium Balloons

Balloon Bouquets’

Garden's Paradise Fruit Basket
Garden's Paradise Fruit Basket

Gift Fruit Baskets

Bountiful Gourmet Basket
Bountiful Gourmet Basket

Gift Candy/Gourmet Baskets

Brant Florist Makes Sending Flowers Easy

Peaceful Thoughts Flower Bouquet

The great thing about shopping online for flowers at BrantFlorist is that it is probably the easiest thing you will ever do online. You are guaranteed professionally styled gorgeous flowers that are perfect for any occasion. Even a novice flower gifter will feel and look like an expert after ordering flowers at BrantFlorist.

Here is an easy to use guide that will help you select the perfect flowers that will fit your special occasion:

Congratulations: What better way to celebrate an achievement than to receive a fragrant bundle of fresh flowers. Whether it’s a new job or graduation, flowers in varying vibrant colors will remind the person how proud you are of them.

Birthday Flowers: If you know the birthday person’s favorite flower, that is always a safe route. However, if you are not sure, fun colorful flowers like irises, yellow roses, or daisies will add shine on the birthday person’s day.

Anniversary Flowers: A great flower arrangement will compliment the enduring love of the couple you are celebrating. You can use seasonal flowers or roses- they are always a win when symbolizing love. If you are the spouse sending the flowers, do it up big, add flowers to the arrangement you know your partner enjoys, and make sure you include a note.

Get Well Flowers: Fresh flowers are great ways to lift spirits. Purple lisianthus and soft greenery make an uplifting arrangement and are also calming colors. Plants also work well here, as they endure for long after the recipient recovers. Make sure you check if the person you are gifting the flowers to is in the hospital, to see if flowers can be in their room.

New Baby Flowers: BrantFlorist has tons of great, fun, and definitely reflective of newborn flower arrangements making it a breeze to send flowers for such an occasion. Brightly colored floral arrangements work well. Daisies, sunflowers, and other fun touches like teddy bears or balloons also will add to the celebration or the arrival of the little one!

Funeral/Sympathy Flowers: Traditional floral funeral/sympathy flowers display or bouquets will be the most appropriate here. Try sending the family’s favorite flower, or a group of flowers unique to the region. Lilies, gladiolas, and white daisies work well under these circumstances. BrantFlorist has numerous arrangements for you to choose from, as often times, this is already a trying time. This makes it much simpler to pick a predesigned arrangement that best reflects your feelings.

Brant Florist has flowers categorized by all of these occasions and more making it easy for you to order flowers for delivery. As well, numerous gift baskets and plants work for any occasion as well. Check out BrantFlorist and see just how easy it is to share flowers with the people in your life.

St. Patrick’s Day Gifts and Flowers

gr carnation

Your Irish eyes are smiling because soon it will be St. Patrick’s Day. Okay, maybe not real soon, next month – March 17th to be exact. When you have the blood of an Irish, come St. Patrick’s Day you want to let the whole world your pride and spirit in which the Irish behold. Sending St. Patrick’s Day flowers is a great way to spread that the love of the Irish around is by sending St. Patrick’s Day flowers. It shows your pride, it shows your spirit and it is a great way to honor the day with others.

Here are some great St Patrick’s Day flower arrangements to send to another to commemorate the day.

St. Pat's Carnation Bouquet

St. Pat’s Carnation Bouquet
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with this traditional “Irish” green arrangement of carnations in a vase. But, in fact, you can have any color of carnations that are available!

Basket of Dreams™ Arrangement

Basket of Dreams™ Arrangement
A study in green – jade roses, pistachio carnations, green dendrobium orchids and green spider chrysanthemums. All are nestled between the leaves and hugged by grapevines in a whitewash bamboo basket. A lovely arrangement to send for any occasion and a great one for St. Patrick’s Day.

Florist Designed Bouquet Wrapped or Vased

Florist Designed Bouquet Wrapped or Vased
Can’t decide on which bouquet to send for St. Patrick’s Day? Let the Brant Florist help you to design something special using the season’s best flowers. This bouquet will arrive beautifully arranged in a glass vase and reflect the amount you have spent.