Everyone Needs a Little Flower Therapy

We have all had those days where it didn’t go as planned, we feel discouraged, or maybe we are physically under the weather. We also know others that have experienced the same thing. That’s when it’s nice to take the time and treat others we care about and maybe even ourselves to a little flower therapy. Scientific evidence has shown that flowers do improve one’s mental and even physical state, offering that kind of pick me up we all could use. At Carithers Flowers, we are so happy that our flowers can have that kind of effect on others. It makes us feel as though we are really helping others. To give you some ideas of the type of get well flowers, plants, and gifts we offer, we thought we would share a few prescriptions here with you: Wishes and Blessings Bouquet is full of yellow and white flowers, including garden roses and hydrangea, in a European glass vase. The Get Well Soon Bouquet comes with a “Get Well Soon” Mylar balloon. The flower arrangement consists of yellow lilies, roses, and alstromeria in a glass vase. Thinking of You is a bouquet of daisies and lilies that also comes with [...]

By | 2015-08-27T18:49:44+00:00 August 27th, 2015|Gifts for All Ocasions|0 Comments

Friendship Week Offers Flowers, Plants, and Gifts

The third week of August is officially known as Friendship Week and is intended to recognize the important and value of creating and having friendships. As an integral part of our emotional support system, friends are there to listen, make us laugh, and add to our quality of life. In turn, we do the same for them. It’s one of the most important relationships we can have in life and it was what teaches us about ourselves and others. To help you celebrate Friendship Week and let those friends near and far know just how much you appreciate them, we have some great gifts that you can pick up in any of our Atlanta flower shops or send anywhere in the local area or around the country. Check out these gift ideas for Friendship Week: Ray of Sunshine is filled with yellow sunflowers and poms as well as purple button poms. The Vibrant Summer Garden is a unique, garden style arrangement full of lilies, orchids, and roses. Hydrangea & Orchids has full-bloom white hydrangea, yellow cymbidium orchids, and willow. Artisan Orchids features white cymbidium orchids, calla lilies, and foliage in an eye-catching arrangement. For All You has yellow roses and [...]

By | 2015-08-17T16:15:24+00:00 August 17th, 2015|Friendship Day|0 Comments

It’s National Smile Week

The second week of every August has been designated as National Smile Week. It was designed around reminding us just how healthy smiling is and how it can not only make us feel better, but it can also aid others that are recipients of those big, beautiful smiles. To make the most of this special week, you can do things with your kids like: Make some happy face crafts together. Have a smile contest. Play some silly games together. Go get those pearly whites cleaned at the dentist before the school year starts. For your loved ones, you can make the most of National Smile Week in many ways: Be sure to crack some jokes to not only make them crack a smile but also enjoy a good laugh. Take the time to get together and do something fun. Quality time with loved ones always brings the smiles. If you can’t see the ones you love during National Smile Week, be sure to send them something that is sure to make them smile. Here are some bright and cheerful ways to celebrate National Smile Week with our help: Epic Garden Joy offers up bright, colorful, and cheery garden favorites that [...]

By | 2015-08-12T18:56:58+00:00 August 12th, 2015|Summer Flowers|0 Comments

Start the School Year Off Right with Flowers & Gifts for the Teacher

Each school year brings a new teacher for your kids so it’s the perfect time to start off on the right foot with the teacher by welcoming them with a special gift of flowers or gift basket. While you may not yet know what your child’s teacher likes in terms of flowers or colors, you can go with a flower arrangement or gift item that is from our most popular selections like these: Epic Garden Joy is a stunning garden-style flower arrangement of sunflowers, lilies, and roses in a glass vase. It’s like bringing the summer indoors where a teacher can smile every time they see it perched on the end of their desk. The Fanciful Garden Cube may be compact but it is overflowing with color, including pink and fuchsia gerbera daisies and garden roses. Pastel Palette offers a delicate and soft display of garden hydrangea and roses in a bubble bowl. It’s another stunning flower arrangement sure to please any teacher. The Colorburst Bouquet has Asiatic lilies, tulips, garden roses and southern hydrangea in a glass vase. The Wishes and Blessings Bouquet is another compact arrangement that is bursting with color, including yellow garden roses, along with sophisticated [...]

By | 2015-08-04T17:00:47+00:00 August 4th, 2015|Teachers|0 Comments