It is estimated that we spend between 25% and 35% of love's waking hours working. With such a large portion of our existence involving the workplace, it is easy to see why a great boss can make such a huge difference. In 1958, Chicago State Farm Insurance employee Patricia Bays Haroski was so inspired by her boss that she petitioned the government to set aside October 16 (her dad's birthday) as a day to recognize supervisors and employers who were doing a great job; in 1962, Illinois governor Otto Kerner made it official.
At Blossom Flower Shops, we help you are year round in recognizing amazing people from Yonkers to White Plains. On National Boss's Day, we are here to help you to thank those leaders who make work a great place to be. Read More about Boss’s Day Plants & Gifts »
Experts estimate that this year, nearly 50 million people will relocate to a new residence. That means that many more people will have new neighbors as well! If someone new recently settled into your neighborhood, you may want to make them feel at home with a friendly smile and a beautiful gift from Blossom Flower Shops.
Interesting Trivia: Housewarming gifts are so named because, in the days before electricity, a family moving into a new home would receive armloads of firewood from friends and neighbors, in order to keep their house warm through the winter. Read More about Flowers & Plants for Housewarming Gifts »
Spring has sprung in Yonkers and Whites Plains, and if you would like to bring the outdoors in and fill your home with indoor green and flowering plants, you'll want to stop by Blossom Flower Shops. Not only will we provide you with the highest quality beautiful plants, but our experts are happy to help you to learn how to care for them. Plants work hard on our behalf to clean the air and promote well-being, and we think we should return the favor - here are just a few of our favorite flowering plants and how to care for them.
The Perfect Gifts: Flowering plants make excellent gifts for Administrative Professionals Day (April 26). Read More about Caring for your Indoor Green and Flowering Plants »
There are several pieces of holiday decor that have become synonymous with the Christmas holiday. The Christmas tree, the poinsettia, and the wreath share the honor of our favorite iconic symbols - and the holiday just wouldn't be the same without them. At Blossom Flower Shops, we love everything about this season - especially creating custom wreaths for our friends and clients in Yonkers, White Plains and throughout Westchester. What can we create for you this Christmas? Read More about Custom Wreaths for your Holiday »