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Fun Facts about St. Patrick’s Day
March 13th, 2018

Ireland’s favourite public holiday, St. Patrick’s day is just around the corner. Thousands of people gather together, enjoying the day to celebrate the Irish with parades, a pint of beer while wearing green. Now, do you know why we do this? Why this festive holiday take place every year? We have eight fun facts that […]

Why you should give your mum flowers this Mother’s Day
March 6th, 2018

Sometimes we struggle to find the perfect gift to give to our mothers because we all know that they deserve an entire island. However, most mothers are not fussy with presents and are not looking for anything expensive or extravagant. Giving her something simple yet meaningful from you can mean the entire world to her. Did […]

Things to do for Mother’s Day 2018
March 1st, 2018

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, which means it’s time to treat your mother like the Queen she is! We’ve gathered some great ideas to make her day special this 11th of March. Start off her day with a big beautiful fresh bouquet of flowers from Mad Flowers then whisk her off to… Brunch/Lunch: […]

Let’s Celebrate Women!
February 22nd, 2018

We all have a special woman in our lives, whether it’s our mother, sister, grandmother, best-friend, auntie, teacher or neighbour that we truly love and admire. Each and everyone has all played a significant role in our own lives, and as International Women’s Day (8th of March) is just around the corner, we’ve created a […]

February Flower Of The Month – The Violet
February 15th, 2018

With Valentine’s taking place in February, many believe that the roses are the official flowers of the month when actually, it’s the violet. There are over 500 different species of violets; this sweet-scented flower is found and grown in the Northern Hemisphere and places such as Hawaii, Australasia and in The Andes. The flower dates […]

The Universal Language
February 11th, 2018

There is a language that is spoken by us all. You see it when a bus driver slows down and waits for the young boy who was running for his life just to catch the bus. You taste it when a mother cooks breakfast for her little son before he goes to school, despite being […]

Why do we celebrate Valentine’s Day?
February 8th, 2018

The celebration of love on the 14th of February began many years ago because of St. Valentine who was a Catholic Priest in Rome during the 3rd Century. He was such a firm believer in love that he started marrying soldiers in secret Christian ceremonies when Emperor Claudius II passed a law that prevented his […]

The Passion Behind a Red Rose
February 1st, 2018

Words or pictures have never entirely embraced the absolute beauty and richness of the red rose. The red rose is no doubt one of the most beautiful among all the roses. All roses carry warmth, affection and love in varying degrees. But the red rose, being the queen of roses, is the most popular and […]

How to start composting for beginners
January 25th, 2018

There are so many reasons why you should start composting. Did you know that they make the best soil for your garden, instead of paying tons of money for organic rich-soil you can make them in your own time for FREE! It enhances your soil and reduces your impact on the environment by keeping the […]

January is Carnation’s Month
January 18th, 2018

Apart from being one of the oldest and favourite flowers in the world, Carnation flowers represent those who were born in January. Also known as ‘Dianthus’, ‘Flower of God’ or ‘Heavenly Flower’, these beautiful flowers have been around for many centuries since the Greek and Roman Times when it was originally used for art. The […]