Flowers

How To Create A Year-Round Herb Garden

Posted 04.24.2017 | Canada Living

How to create a year-round herb garden. From the AOL Partner Studio

Small Acts Of Conservation Go A Long Way This Earth Day

The Nature Conservancy of Canada | Posted 04.21.2017 | Canada Impact
The Nature Conservancy of Canada

When it comes to nature conservation, a little goes a long way. Small-scale conservation efforts can have a huge impact and help ensure that we and future generations can enjoy precious natural spaces. This Earth Day, the Nature Conservancy of Canada challenges you to partake in at least one small act of conservation.

The Neighbours Got Nothing On Your Healthy Green Lawn

Posted 04.17.2017 | Canada Living

Here are five ways to get the best results, presented in partnership with PRO-MIX, another key ingredient to your healthy lawn.

This Beautiful Memory Was A Gift From A Kind Stranger In India

Fransi Weinstein | Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Living
Fransi Weinstein

We were in the South, in Kerala; and just getting ready to leave Munnar -- a tiny hill station where we'd spent a couple of days. We were headed for Cochin. There we'd spend our last, remaining day, until it was time to catch our flight to Mumbai -- and yet another flight back home.

Celebrate Spring At Canada's Most Beautiful Public Gardens

Travelzoo Canada | Posted 05.06.2016 | Canada Travel
Travelzoo Canada

Now that the blossoms are here, there's no better place to enjoy them than in Canada's stunning public gardens. With so many to choose from it was hard for us to narrow down our favourites, but we've tried our best. From coast to coast, all are stunning in their own right.

My Gardener Broke Up With Me

Lisa Abram | Posted 12.31.2016 | Canada Living
Lisa Abram

My only attempt at gardening was when I was living in the Prairies. I managed to keep alive a flowering plant one summer, and carefully washed it as instructed before bringing it indoors for the winter, only to have a scourge of flying aphids in the house! Evidently, gardening is not a core competency of mine.

7 Ways To Make Fresh Flowers Last

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 05.25.2015 | Canada Living

As the saying goes, all good things must come to an end. Unfortunately that statement is most true when it comes to fresh flowers. But just because...

5 Reasons Why You Should Buy Someone Flowers This Spring

Simone Katerine | Posted 06.03.2015 | Canada Living
Simone Katerine

Flowers are one of the easiest and most cost-effective ways to add just a little bit of beauty and romance into our lives. Whether you're buying them for yourself or someone else, I'm of the school of thought that we should all send and receive more flowers in general.

What's Wrong With Giving Dad Flowers on Father's Day?

Leah Morrigan | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada Living
Leah Morrigan

If mums get flowers on Mother's Day, why wouldn't dads get flowers on Father's Day? I mean, how many golf clubs can a man own? Does he really need another pheumonic nailer? How about something that will make him smile and lift his spirits instead?

Quit Killing Your Flowers -- Here Are 10 Tips To Keep Them Alive Longer

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

We've always had a tempestuous relationship with flowers: when we first buy bouquets they're beautiful and full of life, but, after a little bit (re: ...

Bulbs Are Easy To Plant.. But Aren't Foolproof

CP | Dean Fosdick | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Style

Flower bulbs are a forgiving bunch. They can be buried upside down, stomped on or ignored, yet most will bloom for several seasons. There are the o...

Quick Study: Do You Smell That? Winter Is Here

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 12.14.2011 | Canada Living

Quick Study [kwik stuhd-ee]: The Huffington Post Canada's tips to make your life a little sweeter, five minutes at a time. Think of it as a cheatsheet...