Get A Head Start In Self Care

September is self-care month, and we want to stop a moment to think about what you do, and could be doing, to take care of yourself. One way to restore balance and harmony to your life is through meditation. It doesn’t have to take much time out of your day- sometimes just a few minutes will have lasting benefits. Meditating outdoors, in a garden or park, is even better because the connection with nature will nourish your mind, body and soul together at one time. San Antonio florist The Flower Bucket suggests bringing nature to you with a beautiful dish garden or potted plant that you can enjoy at work or home.

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When Flowers Really Matter

When you’re in the flower business, you’re in an emotional business. Everyone in our shop and on the team is keenly aware of this, the responsibility we have at The Flower Bucket to provide flowers and plants for some of the most meaningful events of our customer’s lives. The passing of a loved one is one of those times. Together, we work hard to ensure that our customers are well served through their grief. We do what we can to offer solace in the form of flowers–both fresh and silk–that pay tribute to their loved one. Today, we remember one occasion where flowers really made a difference.

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Family Floral Traditions

Family celebrations are always full of tradition, which is what makes Grandparents Day so special. This day, set aside on the second Sunday in September to honor the relationship between grandparents and grandchildren, brings families together in a time-honored way. Originally, children brought Forget-Me-Nots to their grandparents as part of the day’s observance. The Flower Bucket suggests personalizing this practice by bringing the grandparents in your family flowers that have special meaning to you, them, or your family.

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White: An Inspired Color For Summer Flowers

When you think about Labor Day approaching, do you start to mentally run through all of the white items you’ll need to put away until next summer? So many winter fabrics, textiles, and accent pieces are now available in white that it is not just for summer anymore. If you’re ready to update your home’s look and bring a modern feel to your classic decor, try including all-white floral arrangements in your favorite space. The floral designers at The Flower Bucket have some incredible designs that will lend a fresh new feel to any room.

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Beautiful Flowers For Bees

Maintaining a beautiful, healthy garden that serves a greater purpose can be a truly rewarding experience. Growing produce and including pollinating insects are two great ways your garden can be as helpful as it in beautiful. Bee-friendly flowers like hydrangea, daisies, and lavender allow bees to work in a safe environment. Use dill, onion or marigolds as an alternative to chemicals for repelling unwanted insects. Provide a bit of shade or ground cover for hot days, and some fresh water to keep bees hydrated as they work. The Flower Bucket encourages you to grow your garden responsibly so you can having lasting rewards from your efforts.

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Fine Flowers For That Family Room

When you think about decorating your home, the family room is the one place that should have a comfortable, welcoming vibe. Friends and family gather here regularly, for very casual moments as well as more formal occasions. You want to be ready for anything and ensure that everyone who spends time in this space feels at home. The floral experts at The Flower Bucket have some excellent ideas about how to incorporate flowers into your family room that will delight and relax all who enter.

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Wish Your Teacher The Best This School Year

It’s that time of year again, when teachers hang up their flip flops and head back to the classroom to prepare for the new school year. All of their meticulous planning and organizing for the arrival of new students will be evident on the first day of school. This year, The Flower Bucket recommends bringing or sending your child’s teacher a fabulous lasting desk arrangement or bright bouquet of flowers for their first day of school.

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